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Bring your friends and colleagues to discover Pilchuck Glass School. Come learn about the wide range of glassmaking processes taught at Pilchuck, talk with working artists, and watch the pole-turners blowing glass as they create centerpieces for the auction. Pilchuck Campus. Reservations required. Check calendar of events for dates or call 206-621-8422.
Pilchuck Glass School is an international center for glass art education. Their serene campus in Stanwood, Washington, is nestled in the foothills of the Cascade mountains on a former tree farm.
From May through September every year, Pilchuck's summer program offers a series of courses as well as residencies for established artists in all media. Summer sessions vary in length and offer five concurrent courses in a variety of glassworking processes for artists of all skill levels. Small classes taught by world-renowned artists and instructors emphasize experimentation and teamwork while fostering individual initiative and expression.
Pilchuck also offers residencies for both emerging and established artists during the Fall and Spring.
New and experienced artists alike often make tremendous conceptual and artistic progress in their short time at Pilchuck. Combining a deep focus on glass, access to a variety of resources, a picturesque Pacific Northwest setting, and an ever-expanding international community of artists, Pilchuck has become the most comprehensive educational center in the world for glass artists.
2017 tour dates to be announced, but are in May. More information at http://www.pilchuck.com/events/spring_tours/