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

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 […]

Intermediate Marble Class

Crystal Forge 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

This is an intermediate class. Students will learn to create marbles and off mandrel work taught by Chris Haussler of Pixybug Designs. Chris will cover dichroic vortex marbles, using the kiln to heat pieces for pick up or to garage them for multiple part assembly, and a multi layered marble. Saturday, June 3, 10 a.m. […]

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. Instructors: Jon Bleicher or Tom Friedman All materials provided. Hot Shops members receive 10% off this […]

More to come…

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


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.