Glass Blowing


4 hour sessions, Wednesday to Sunday

Session times:

8.00am to 12.00pm

12.30pm to 4.30pm



Standard Usage

Standard usage guidelines are to help us manage the hotshop to ensure that everyone has enough glass and annealing space. Standard usage for a four hour session is 15 kilos of clear furnace glass and an overnight annealing cycle. If you anticipate exceeding standard usage or require something special, please let Artist Program Co-ordinator know.




Small glory hole  (GH1 &GH2) $199.50/4 hour session +GST
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 Medium glory hole   (GH3)  $220.50/4 hour session +GST
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 Large glory hole  (GH4)  $241.50/4 hour session +GST



Tool Rental

Pipes and punties  $15.00/4 hour session +GST
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 Sculpting torch  $33.00/4 hour session +GST
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 Garage  $27.50/4 hour session +GST
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 LPG torch and bottle  $33.00/4 hour session +GST








Glass  $9.90/kg +GST
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Annealer #10 & #11 for longer annealing or extra space  $33.00/day +GST


Available for use at no charge:




For bookings contact Ruth White on 02 6163 4519 (direct), e-mail: or if you’re in the Red Room dial 102.




24 hours’ notice is required to cancel a booking. 50% of hire fee will be charged if less notice is given.



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