Brooklyn Glass

Gowanus, Brooklyn, New York
(204 Reviews)

Brooklyn Glass assists the creative community by providing a studio environment for students, aspiring artists, and professionals working with glass. We are an advocate of the creative process, form, and innovative ideas. Brooklyn Glass enriches the cultural landscape and engages a vast creative community within the five boroughs of New York City.

Brooklyn Glass is a unique resource for artists and craftsmen working in the New York City area. Our facility and comprehensive programming create an environment unlike any other that supports the exchange of thought and technique. As an organization, we seek to promote innovation, education, and the studio practice of our community. We believe in developing and maintaining a sustainable creative environment in which ideas can flourish.


What are some of your most popular classes that you offer on CourseHorse?  
Our most popular classes are Tumbler, Neon Weekend, and One-day Glassblowing.  

How long have you been in business? Can you share a bit more about your history? 
Brooklyn Glass officially opened the doors to the public in 2011. Since then, we have welcomed glass-workers from all over to hone their skills as well as students who are interested in picking up a new art form.  

What is your average class size? 
Our average class size is 6–9 students. 

What is your typical student like? What are their goals? 
Our students are typically diversed: college students, parents, kids, couples, etc. Overall, they all share the similar desire to try a new art form and learn a new skill. 

Can you recommend activities to do in the neighborhood before or after class?  
I would recommend Table 87 (fabulous pizza place/bar located on 3rd Avenue and 9th Street in Brooklyn). We have had many students and workshop attendees head over there after the course is over.

Reviews of Brooklyn Glass

(204 Reviews)

Glyn W.

Attended: One Day Glassblowing Workshop

Mind blowing ! Much more difficult than it looks but the super enthusiastic guys there are with you every step of the way ! A must try !


Attended: Filled with Fire: Bottle Vessel Vase

The teacher was great! I made mini vessels, and mini goblets! ! I learned a lot in 1 class.

Michael F.

Attended: Intensive Functional Art (Weekend)

Second class with these guys and they've exceeded expectations again. Will be back for more!

andrew n.

Attended: Introduction to Glassblowing: Tumblers Glasses

An amazing day!!! The instructors were hands on and so knowledgeable. Everyone who works there is so friendly. Great place to learn

Amelia R.

Attended: Introduction to Glassblowing: Tumblers Glasses

The class was amazing. Far exceeded my expectations of what the day would be like. Daniel was an incredible instructor and everyone's work was stunning. Looking forward to taking more classes at Brooklyn Glass.

Jasmine R.

Attended: Introduction to Glassblowing: Tumblers Glasses

The instructors were very knowledgeable and patient, keeping us safe while making sure we al had fun. I would definitely do this again and bring my family with me!

Tonia H.

Attended: One Day Glassblowing Workshop

Edgar and Dylan taught an amazing class. Definitely a hands on class. We had a fun, safe and productive class. They opened up a world of possibility for me considering this media.

kathleen C.

Attended: One Day Glassblowing Workshop

I truly enjoyed the class. I had fun and learned a lot. It was just what I wanted and exceeded my expectations.

Jazzmine C.

Attended: One Day Glassblowing Workshop

Great class and amazing instructor and assistant. Hot though......really hot.


Attended: One Day Glassblowing Workshop

The course was very informative, and lots of fun. The instructors were knowledgeable, professional, and happy to share their expertise.

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103 14th St, Brooklyn, New York 11215
Brooklyn Glass
Gowanus, Brooklyn
103 14th St
Btwn 2nd & 3rd Avenues
Brooklyn, New York 11215

Enter at 142 13th Street