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Third Degree Glass Factory offers fun and simple glass art experiences! Bring in your group to our studios for numerous fun and creative projects! Experiences can be scheduled during normal business hours, 10:00a to 5:00p, Monday-Friday. Total cost must be paid in full to complete booking. Cancellations must be made one week before the scheduled activity or 100% of payment will be forfeited.CONTACT US TO GET STARTED
In the Kiln studio, Third Degree artists will guide you through the process of making your own glass night light. Work with cold, colorful glass cutouts to create your own pattern or design on a 3”x3” tile. Our artists will then fuse it in our kilns and turn it into a lighted memento. Cost: $50 per guest. 4 guest minimum. Timeframe: approximately 15–20 minutes/nightlight. Ages 6+.
Become a jewelry designer for an afternoon. Choose from a variety of colorful dichroic glass pieces to create your own pendant, earrings, or both. Our artists will assist you through the design process and then fuse your designs in the kiln. Cost: $50 per guest. 4 guest minimum. Timeframe: approximately 15–20 minutes per set. Ages 6+.
Work on-one-on with a glassblowing artist in the Hot Shop studio to create your own unique paperweight. Our in-house artists will guide you as you mold clear, molten, and colored glass frit into a colorful piece of solid sculpted glass art. Cost: $50 per guest. 4 guest minimum. Timeframe: 15–20 minutes/paperweight. Ages 10+.
One of our skilled flameworking artists will guide you through the basic steps of using a torch to melt colorful glass rods into small beads, discs, drops, or other shapes. String your creations onto cords as beaded jewelry or use your beads in your own inventive way. You’ll make as many beads as you desire in a 60 minute time period. Cost: $50 per guest. 4 guest minimum, up to 8 per hour. Ages 10+.
Work on-one-on with a glassblowing artist in the Hot Shop studio to create your own unique blown glass ornament. Our in-house artists will guide through the basic steps of glassblowing as you as you mold clear, molten, and colored glass frit into a colorful work of glass art. Cost: $50 per guest, 4 guest minimum. Timeframe: 20-30 minutes/ornament. Ages 10+.
WINE GLASS CHARMS
Wow your guests and make your wine glasses sparkle! Choose from a variety of colorful dichroic glass pieces to create your own wine glass charms. Third Degree artists will assist you through the design process and then fuse your designs in the kiln. Cost: $50 per guest, 4 guest minimum. Each set consists of 4 wine charms. Timeframe: approximately 15–20 minutes per set. Ages 6+.
TEAM BUILDING: FUSED GLASS MOSAIC
It’s all hands on deck! This team building activity is pairs perfectly for a group retreat or company meeting. Guests create one 3” x 3” tile which will be fused together with a large center tile showcasing your group’s logo, mission statement, or favorite quote. Looks amazing hanging in a office, a meeting room within your organization, or even in a classroom. Your fused mosaic will be a wonderful reminder of a great day with your team.
Third Degree Glass Factory is the only glass studio and education center in St. Louis. Get an in-depth and educational look into our three different glass art studios: hot glass, flame and fused. Tours last one hour. $100 for up to 6 guests. 7 or more guests, the price jumps to $15/guest. All ages are welcome. Max 60 guests per hour.
Discover the ancient art of glassblowing with a live demonstration at Third Degree Glass Factory. Our glass artists amaze audiences as they form 2000°F hot glowing glass into a dazzling work of art. Their narrated demonstration will explain the glassblowing process step-by-step as they create a unique work of art live before your eyes. Perfect for groups or private events. Demonstrations last 45-60 minutes and are available weekdays between 10:00a and 4:00p and at private events held at Third Degree. 40 seated guests per demonstration. LIVE DEMONSTRATIONS ARE $300.
ADD ON SNACKS & BEVERAGES
Enjoy our amazing guided experiences with a little food and beverage. We offer everything from snack mix and sodas to appetizer platters with beer and wine. Perfect for bachelorette parties, birthday celebrations and family outings!