OUR STUDIOS & COURSES
The Hot Shop is a state-of-the-art glassblowing studio. Our equipment includes a variety of glassblowing tools, including two 300 pound free standing crucible furnaces, one 18″ and three 12″ brick lined glory holes, and multiple front loading & top loading annealers.
Third Degree Glass Factory has five different kilns to meet the needs of different artists. Come create something you love in you favorite studio. Our kilns are a Denver Bell Kiln, a Denver Clamshell, a Denver Top Loader, a Casting Kiln, and a Vitrigraph Kiln.
Create your works of art in our Flame Shop. Flameworking artists may rent torches by the hour. Rental fee includes use of the kiln and basic tools such as graphite paddle, tungsten pick, mini mashers, and tweezers. Glass rods, bead release and mandrels available for purchase.
Our cold shop rental is available only to artists currently producing work at TDGF. TDGF will cut, grind, polish, drill and sandblast. We are not responsible for any breakage during the process. Engage our services at your own risk.
PATH TO INDEPENDENCE
It’s easy to watch a demonstration. Why not challenge yourself with our Path to Independence classes! These immersive courses will guide you from beginner to renter in just 16 weeks. Start your path in any studio. Finish with independence.CHOOSE A STUDIO
Our Glass Art Experiences are just that — an experience! Assisted by our expert instructors, you will create your own work of glass art in one short session! This is perfect for a group of family or friends, or just something fun and relaxing for you to enjoy, solo.VIEW EXPERIENCES
No time for our classes? Fear not, Padawan. A glass instructor awaits you for one-on-one training in the ways of glass, and fulfill your destiny of becoming a glass artist. Work one-on-one to reach your full potential. Jedi powers not necessarily required.VIEW INSTRUCTORS
You can never stop learning something new with glass! Third Degree hosts expert glass artists from all over the globe to share their revolutionary techniques! Our Master Classes are reserved for experienced glass artists. See who’s coming to visit!VIEW COURSES