Hours: Weekdays 10-6. Weekends 11-5.


Glassblowing Experiences and Workshops

Crystal Forge 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

Schedule a Glassblowing Experience, or a Workshop for Two and get a feel for the heat by getting close to the action! Glassblowing Experience One of our instructors will assist you in making your very own unique piece of art. Select from a variety of options, such as paperweights, ornaments, flowers and more. You will […]

Intro to Borosilicate Glass Torchwork

Crystal Forge 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

Torchworking is a method of heating and shaping glass over a torch to create beads, paperweights, small sculptures, and more. In this two hour class, students will learn to work with the torch and melt glass into a small pendant. Instructor: Jon Bleicher All materials provided. Hot Shops members receive 10% off this experience. Email before registering […]

$75

Drawing from Life – Single Session

Hot Shops Event Space 101 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

This supportive life drawing group will help you improve your drawing skills, meet fellow artists and have fun! This is not an instructed class. Life drawing sessions are hosted by TG Ndoda and held on Tuesdays. Model starts with five, 2 min. warm-up poses, followed by one 10 min. pose and two 25 min. poses. […]

$15

Drawing from Life – Single Session

Hot Shops Event Space 101 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

This supportive life drawing group will help you improve your drawing skills, meet fellow artists and have fun! This is not an instructed class. Life drawing sessions are hosted by TG Ndoda and held on Tuesdays. Model starts with five, 2 min. warm-up poses, followed by one 10 min. pose and two 25 min. poses. […]

$15

Drawing from Life – Single Session

Hot Shops Event Space 101 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

This supportive life drawing group will help you improve your drawing skills, meet fellow artists and have fun! This is not an instructed class. Life drawing sessions are hosted by TG Ndoda and held on Tuesdays. Model starts with five, 2 min. warm-up poses, followed by one 10 min. pose and two 25 min. poses. […]

$15

SOLD OUT: Glassblowing Weekend Workshop

Crystal Forge 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

This workshop is for someone interested in pursuing glass blowing or a more hands-on experience. This two day session is Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Learn the art of hand-blown glass in this immersive two-day workshop Learn the basics of gathering, marvering, jacking and blocking Progress to making various glass vessels Learn […]

$450

Beginning Printmaking Workshop

Hot Shops Studio 206 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

Learn the basics of printmaking in a fun and inspiring environment. In this hands-on workshop will be creating prints using relief and monotype methods of printmaking. All materials provided. Tuesday, Jan 17th 6-8pm $45 per person (All Materials included) In case of inclement weather, we will have a backup date of Tuesday, January 24th. Hot […]

$45

Pottery School for Kids

Hot Shops Pottery Studio 111 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

These Saturday sessions are for kids, ages 8-16, of all skill levels. We will explore clay’s main components, form, design and craftsmanship. Skills taught will include coil, slab, and as they progress, introduction to wheel-thrown pottery. The students will also learn surface decoration techniques, glazing, and firing finished work. Class sizes are limited to 6. […]

$30

Youth Art Class (Ages 12-17)

Hot Shops Studio 206 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

Tuesdays, February 7th, 14, 21, 28, March 7, 14 Ages 12-17 6 weeks 5:30-6:30 p.m. $100 per student (all materials included) This class will allow students time to experience art, explore new ideas, and develop skills in several mediums of art. Each of the workshop sessions will apply basic principles and techniques while students create works […]

$100

Beginning Acrylic Painting – 4 weeks

Hot Shops Studio 206 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

4 weeks beginning Tuesday, Feb. 7 $60 per person In this class we will explore the absolute basic painting techniques using acrylic paint. Some of these techniques and styles include; understanding materials and tools, adding shadows and highlights, blending, and painting from observation. Step by step instruction in a calm and inspiring environment. Materials to […]

$60

More to come…

Future exhibits and shows are announced all the time.
Please stay tuned.


NOTE ABOUT SHOWS

DATES & TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE! Please refer to this page for updates as the event draws near. Artist receptions are often held the first Friday or Saturday of the month (your best bet is to come around 6-7 pm), unless otherwise noted. Galleries are often attended by a curator Saturday and Sunday, Noon-4pm, or by appointment at (402) 342-6452. Otherwise, shows can be viewed during normal business hours. When in doubt, contact us.