DC GlassWorks and Sculpture studios maintains a large, well equipped and maintained, professional glassblowing facility. The hot glass studio is approx. 1600 square feet with 20 ft high ceilings and cement floors. Our glassblowing equipment can be rented by the hour, day, or week (schedule permitting). We maintain public studio artists as well as time reserved for our resident artists. 

To sign up for a rental slot at DC Glassworks:


View the DC GlassWorks calendar,

Please e-mail us and provide the following information: 

- name and contact phone number
- day and time you wish to work (please include alternate times)
- which size glory hole (small, medium, or large)
- number of hours that you would like to reserve (3+ hours)
- which tools, if any, you will need (blocks, pipes & punties, hand tools, etc.)

Once we have checked our schedule, we will get back to you using the contact information that you provide.  


Our public hours for studio rental are:

Monday - Tuesday: 6:30. - 9:30 p.m
Friday: No hot shop rentals (charging) 
Saturday - Sunday: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m

Please Note: Some rental slots after 6:30 on weekday evening and some weekends may be restricted due to classes or events. Days and times not listed are reserved for resident artists. To become a resident artist, please email us.

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