Glass Bead Lampworking


Course Overview

This instructor-led workshop course is for beginning and intermediate level students and focuses on the art form known as glass lampworking, or creating glass beads through the use of a torch. Learn the basic skills while having time to explore new techniques safely and with guidance from the instructor. 


Learning Objectives:

  • Operate a burner torch
  • Wind molten glass on a mandrel
  • Create a variety of different bead shapes
  • Use a variety of different decorative techniques 

Course Topics:

  • Safety when using burner torches and heated glass
  • How to operate a burner torch
  • How to shape and mold heated glass
  • Creating specific shapes
  • Using decorative techniques


Feel free to email us with any questions you have! 

Price: $379

Format: In-person 

Location: Rose Lehrman Arts Center room 126

Duration: 18 hours 

Dates: February 1 - March 15, 2023

Schedule: Wednesdays from 6:00-9:00pm

Online course registration and payments are limited to one per person.

Refund Policy 

If HACC cancels a course, training, seminar, conference or trip/tour, all paid participants will receive a 100% refund of all tuition and fees. Any student who wishes to drop a course may do so by visiting or calling any of the campus Welcome Centers. These requests must be made no less than one (1) calendar day prior to the first class meeting date to be eligible for a full refund of tuition and fees, except for any tuition or fees noted as nonrefundable. Unless otherwise specifically stated or approved, no refund will be issued after a class start date. We do not issue partial refunds in the event a student starts a class late or does not complete the class. Students receiving Title IV Financial Aid will be subject to the federal regulations regarding withdrawal of classes. Financial Aid eligibility will be recalculated based on dates of participation in financial aid eligible programs.

3 seats available.
Price: $379.00