The Glass Studio features classes and workshops in glass fusing and slumping, glass bead-making and lampworking, stained glass and mosaics. Our Glass Studio is also home to the Lapidary classes.

For more information about Sawtooth Glass studios, including open studio and private instruction, please contact department director Sara Sloan Stine at sarastine@sawtooth.org or 336.723.7395 x1204. You can also sign up for our glass email list to learn about upcoming news and programs.



Our equipment and tools allow students to explore a wide range of glass arts. Eight Minor bench burners accommodate torch work, three glass fusing kilns are available for fusing and slumping classes, and the stained glass artist has access to grinders and soldering irons. We offer stained glass Open Studio time for artists to work on their pieces outside of class and hold Torch Times for lampworkers and beadmakers. The Glass Studio houses lapidary equipment including CabKing cabbing machines and RayTech faceting machines.