Discover the world of soda-lime and borosilicate torchworking in Sonoran Glass School’s Flame Shop.
This is where beads, marbles, pendants, small vessels, goblets, sculptures and other highly detailed forms are made. The Flame Shop also hosts a wide variety of Visiting Artists Workshops from prominent national and international lampworkers.
You can find torch, kiln, and studio equipment information at the bottom of this page.
For any questions regarding this studio, contact Flame Shop Director Bronwen Heilman (email:bronwen @ sonoranglass.org)
Weekly Open Studio Days
Borosilicate Part A: Introduction – Nov 30, Dec 1, 7, 8Read more
Embellish with Silver/Copper Metal Leaf – Dec 14$75.00 – $125.00 Click Here
Color Reactions in Soft Glass Beads – December 16$100.00 – $150.00 Click Here
Glass Icicles: Perfect for a Tucson Winter – Dec 17$45.00 – $75.00 Click Here
Beads Continued in Soft Glass – December 18$75.00 – $125.00 Click Here
EQUIPMENT: Our Flame Shop is equipped with eight Nortel Redmax burners, one Bethlehem Alpha, and one Bethlehem Bravo. There are three Paragon kilns of varying sizes, one Skutt kiln, plenty of hand tools, and an assortment of Borosilicate, 96 COE, and Effetre 104 glass. We sell borosilicate and 104 glass without tax.
- We sell COE 104, 96 and 33 color and clear glass at SGS. Purchase glass during your class and receive 10% off your purchase!
You must be at least 13 years old to sign up for a class.