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Paperweight Class

December 2, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm


Play with molten glass, tools & color to create your own paperweight! This class teaches you how to melt shards of color, trap bubbles, and twist the glass into a beautiful timeless paperweight. Choose from round or egg shaped.



•Cost Per Person: $70

•All participants must sign the Terms & Conditions document and Waiver and bring to class.

•The Glassblowers focus on safety when in class, and each participant gets a one-on-one experience with the instructors.

•Ages 6 – 106 appropriate! An adult or guardian must accompany those under 12.

•All hot glass work requires overnight cooling in an annealer (kiln). Schedule your pick up time the day of your lesson.

•Cash, Checks, or major Credit Cards Accepted!

•Full payment is due to reserve your spot. We have a 50% non-refundable cancellation policy.


December 2, 2017
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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J. Draper Glass
929 N. Sheridan Road, Suite 2A
Peoria, IL 61606 United States
Jeremie Draper

Cheese Platter

Blow a huge bubble & spin it into a platter! Our instructors will guide you to roll into color, heat the glass and use a variety of the glass blowers’ tools. Then, using gravity & centripetal force, spin the glass until it opens into a platter (10-12” wide)