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


Intro to Borosilicate Glass Torchwork

Crystal Forge 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE, United States

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. Cost: $82/person Hot Shops members receive 10% […]

$82.00

Glassblowing Experiences and Workshops

Crystal Forge 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE, United States

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 […]

SOLD OUT: Glass Chains

Crystal Forge 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE, United States

Join Arizona-based artist Bronwen Heilman as we make glass chain using Borosilicate glass rods. Bronwen has created a system to increase your ability to make each link the same. Once we work with the typical shape of a link, we will explore different shapes, and even add a soft glass bead onto the link. Skill […]

$175

Bottles to Beads

Crystal Forge 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE, United States

Skill level: Intermediate flame workers/bead makers Join Arizona-based artist Bronwen Heilman as we learn how to work with scrap glass from bottles. Focusing on how to safely cut bottles, how to determine if one bottle is compatible with another one, and how to flame work this exciting and recycled material. We will be making beads […]

$175

Check the details of each Gallery Exhibition listing for any opening/closing receptions or special event details.


Interested in renting our galleries for an exhibit?

The Nicholas Street Gallery rents for $600/month. The Hallway Gallery rents for $300/month.
The Event Space can be used for pop up shows. Contact the office for more details at info@hotshopsartcenter.org