Salem Community College welcomes the public to the Samuel H. Jones Glass Education Center on Sunday, May 5th for an afternoon of glass.
The SCC’s Glass Club’s May Sale will feature handmade glass including glass flowers, jewelry, vases and more from 12:30pm to 4pm. Admission to the Glass Education Center and the sale is free. While visiting the center, guests may also check out the studio and see glassmaking in action!
Also on May 5th, Glass Workshops will take place at the glass center! No glass experience is necessary. Please note minimum age requirements.
Fused Glass Suncatchers*, 1½-hour session from 12:30pm to 2:00pm, or 2:30pm to 4pm, $40.00 per person- Participants will create their very own glass suncatchers by layering pieces of flat glass and heating them in a kiln. Ages 4 and up. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Flameworked Glass Pendants, 3-hour session from 1pm-4pm, $55.00 per person- Attendees use heat, gravity and simple tools to create glass pendants. Ages 10 and up. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Hot Glass Paperweights*, 1½-hour sessions from 12:30pm to 2:00pm, or 2:30pm to 4pm, $65.00- Participants will create their very own paperweight from the glass furnace in our glassblowing studio! Ages 14 and up. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
(*Due to the process, items will need to be picked up at a later date, or can be shipped for an additional fee.)
Workshop registration can be found online at http://www.salemcc.edu/glass/workshops.
The Glass Education Center is located at 286 Welchville Rd. Salem, NJ 08079. For more information, email email@example.com or call 856-351-2234.