- Workshops & Classes

Workshops & Classes:

Dots, dots & Dots: an introduction to lampwork beads
This class teaches the foundation for decorating and sculpting glass beads. In the class you will learn the basics of making a round bead and then decorating it with raised dots, inverted dots, encasing dots and layered dots!
You will learn:
*how to make and shape a round bead
*pull stringers for dot making
*Proper spacing for dots
*Layers dots
*Encasing dots
The bracelet pictured shows many of the techniques you will learn in this class!
Nov 11, 1-4  Cost: $50, includes materials
The instructor for this class will be Sue Underwood, a very talented glass artist whose vibrant glass jewelry is featured in our shop!

Sea Glass Mosaic workshop

2 class dates, 
Oct 29 or Nov 11

MaryAnne Colgan will be guiding students through the process of creating a beautiful sea glass mosaic. Bring your own frame (preferably 5x7) and sea glass. She will have packs of sea glass available for purchase if you need to enhance your own collection.
Cost will be $50 and will include adhesives and shells.
OCT 29
NOV 11


New Sunday camp, runs October 22-November 19!
We will explore 5 different art forms including stained glass and fused glass.  Other options may include hand-building clay, needle felting, painting, silk marbling, alcohol ink painting, and jewelry, depending on instructor availability.
$275 for 5 sessions, all materials included.

October 22, 29 November 5, 12, 19

Stained Glass Lantern Workshop
Spend a couple of autumn afternoons reworking a lantern with a clear patchwork of stained glass! You can bring any old or new lantern with removable glass and we'll replace the glass with your own gorgeous stained glass panels. Or, choose to purchase a lantern we have at the store to work with (limited selection).

$100 for 2 sessions, all materials included (except lantern)

Thursdays October 5 through December 21

Have your kids eat a quick lunch and then drop them at Periwinkle for a fabulous fast art project on those Early Release Thursdays! Registration appreciated for a head count so we have enough staff and supplies! 
Call to arrange a 10% discount if you pre-register for 6 sessions! 

Glass Art: Fundamentals to Creation
Tuesdays 7-9:30 pm (other times available--we're really flexible!)
Here’s your chance to learn the craft! Choose a stained glass project and we'll help you take it from your own design to completion.  You will learn basic glass skills, including cutting, foiling (Tiffany method) and soldering. Projects may be combined as time allows.  Class fee includes use of all equipment and materials; larger projects may require a glass purchase.
$265.00 per 5 week studio session, rolling registration.  
Other class times available upon request.  Appropriate  for ages 8-adult.

Stained Glass HodgePodge Glass Collage
(drop in workshop or girl's night out)

Our most popular class for adults and kids alike!  We supply scrap glass and glass findings. You can bring bits and pieces you'd like to incorporate into a panel:  doilies, lace, sea shells, metal findings, glass coasters or glass box tops, whatever strikes your fancy.  You will learn copper foiling and soldering.  No experience necessary!  Age 8-Adult  
$55 per one session

Girl's Night Out 
Fridays, 6-10 pm by appointment
This is a fun opportunity to get the girls together. Chat, eat, drink, laugh, all while making unique works of art. Cost includes all materials for stained glass hodgepodge collage or fused glass project. Minimum of 4 guests, suggested max of 8-10.  Bring your own beverage and snacks for a fun and unique night out!
  $45/person, $50 for fused. One person deposit due at time of booking; non-refundable if cancelled less than 48 hours before event.
(Cost will be additional $10/person for 1-3 people)

Girl's Night Stained Glass 1-3 people:

Girl's Night Fused Glass 1-3 people

Girl's Night Stained Glass 4 or more people

Girl's Night Fused Glass 4 or more people

Drop-in workshops
Anytime!   Call ahead for groups.
Workshops for both adults and kids.   Daytime, after school, vacation weeks or weekends, you decide on a time that works for you!  Single-session projects include fused glass jewelry-making, fused glass nightlights, ornaments, mosaics, mirrors, stepping stones, hodgepodge collage and more. Fee varies depending on project.  Call or email us to sign up

Open Studio Time
Didn't have time to finish your project?  Schedule an open studio time at $20/hr. Instructor available for assistance if needed or just work on your own. 
Once you have completed the 5-week class or if you are experienced in stained glass,you may enjoy studio time at the rate of $20/hr plus the cost of materials for a new project.

Girl/Boy Scout Art Badges
Interesting projects like creating kaleidoscopes or glass fusing combines art with science. You choose the glass art project and we'll provide the supplies for your troop or den meeting.  Cost is project-based, but typically $20-$35 per person for groups up to 20.  

Home School Art Classes
Bring your home-school to the studio, or we'll come to you.   Choose a project, we'll complete it in a single 2.5-hour session.  Call or email us for details and scheduling.  Cost is $35 per student, including supplies.  Call or email us to sign up
**Please note, you are allowed ONE make-up class 5-week per session, which must be completed within 30 days.**