Studio News & Updates

 

INTRODUCING...
BATCH Gallery! Join us this Saturday to kick off our redesigned studio gallery and enjoy some special bonuses!

Saturday, January 9th | 11AM-4PM

BATCH Gallery is inside the Glass Academy and where all of our items are sold. We feature handcrafted, high quality, and carefully curated works of glass art, both functional and decorative. You can read more about it on our blog HERE
Handcrafted at the Glass Academy | Sold at BATCH Gallery


GALLERY HOURS & ORDER PICK-UP:
Thursdays 4-7pm
Fridays 4-7pm
Saturdays 11am-4pm


CURBSIDE PICK-UPS need to be ordered online. Please call 313-561-4527 when you get to the studio to let us know your order # if you request it be brought out to your car. 

 

LIVE GLASSBLOWING SHOWS!
Check us out live on Facebook:
Be entertained during our live glassblowing feeds and enter to win weekly giveaways!
Tuesdays: 6-8pm (EST) - A variety of items will be featured
Fridays: 6-8pm (EST) - Join us for Happy Hour featuring drinkware

To place a custom order, reach out to us at: [email protected]
You can watch YOUR glass be made during the live demonstrations for an fee.

  

WHO IS WORKING IN THE STUDIO?
Our family of four, and a few key essential employees! The Glass Academy is founded by two artists, Michelle & Chris. They have two children, Jacob who is the current Hot Shop manager and Lucy, whose working remotely monitoring the shows on FB and assisting customers with Q&A.

Jacob was working professionally in Pittsburg for a glass studio pre-COVID.

Joey is back blowing glass in the studio and you'll see him during the live shows on Tuesdays and Happy Hour Fridays. 

Nicole is working the office admin as well Etsy and assisting with class rescheduling.  Katie continues to work as the staff bookkeeper keeping everything organized and running smoothy.  

 

 

ARE YOU STILL SELLING VIRUSES?
YES! Please continue to support our efforts and purchase them. These are the non-contagious variety, and when they find the vaccine, we’ll make a version of that too! Overtaking the virus or something crazy and wild like that! You can order a CoronaVirus in Glass HERE.

 

CLASSES
If you were registered for a class that was scheduled during quarantine, we are crediting your class as a gift card that can be used thru December 2021 towards classes, gallery purchases, and online purchases.  Most classes will resume in January 2021 assuming there is no second wave of the virus.

Email us at [email protected] or call 313-561-4527 if you have questions.

 

GIFT CARDS
Your gift card is on file so we can look it up at any time. Your e-receipt is proof of purchase. The code on your e-receipt is used to redeem the gift card. We do not mail anything. 

 

WE STILL NEED YOUR SUPPORT!
Consider buying gift cards for classes & products shop online TODAY!   It's super easy and you know our great products and quality, just have them delivered right to your door step!!