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


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 […]

$75

Glassblowing Experiences and Workshops for January

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 […]

Glassblowing Experiences and Workshops for February

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

$75

Lampworking: Basic Beadmaking

Crystal Forge 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

Start with beads as your introduction to the world of melting glass. Learn how to safely operate a torch, melt glass and create several beads. Plus simple decorating techniques. All materials and equipment are included. Your beads will be kiln annealed and available to pick up the next day at Crystal Forge. Instructor: Lori Skupa of […]

$75

Lampworking: Basic Beadmaking

Crystal Forge 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

Start with beads as your introduction to the world of melting glass. Learn how to safely operate a torch, melt glass and create several beads. Plus simple decorating techniques. All materials and equipment are included. Your beads will be kiln annealed and available to pick up the next day at Crystal Forge. Instructor: Lori Skupa of […]

$75

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

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.