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Paperweights

at DC Glassworks - Hyattsville

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Hyattsville
5346 46th Ave
At Lafayette Pl
Hyattsville, Maryland 20781
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 8

What you'll learn in this glass blowing class:

It's our goal to unleash your inner artist and help you design and make your own glass art today.

With the help of an instructor, you can design and create a unique glass art piece of your own design. Sign up with a friend or three...and make an afternoon of it.

How it works: The day is split into a number of 1/2 hour sessions. Select the session you would like to attend and reserve the spot. When you show up on the day of the event, you will work with the instructor to design and create your paperweight during that time period.

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DC Glassworks

DC GlassWorks started from a simple idea that artists in DC needed a place to realize their work in hot glass. From the start, DC GlassWorks was built to be a well maintained studio with professional equipment that was open to all persons in the DC Metro area. Over the years, we have expanded the...

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