Studio Rental

Rentals in the hot shop are booked in two hour increments.  The cost is $35/hr for each workstation.

Renters must be approved by the studio founders and undergo a safety orientation.

Studio rental MUST be cancelled 48 hours prior to the appointment time to receive a refund.

Rentals include:

  • 10 pounds per hour clear glass (Ocean Side 96)
  • One reheating Chamber – 9″ or 12″ Please specify if you have a preference.
  • Shared annealer space with basic overnight annealing schedule. Please email if you require longer annealing times or dedicated space.
  • Use of fluffy and hot torches
  • Basic Shop tools – Blowpipes and punties, jacks, shears, tweezers, soffietas, blocks, paddles
  • Access to coldworking equipment to finish work made at WFA outside of your hot shop rental time.

Rentals do not include: 

  • Color
  • Instruction

About the Hot Shop:

  • Two workstations with torches and compressed air
  • 100lb Canned Heat Furnace
  • 12″ Veggie Powered Reheating Furnace
  • 9″ Veggie Powered Reheating Furnace
  • 41″x22″x11″ Annealer
  • 21″x21″x21″ Annealer
  • 24″x22″x11″ Annealer
  • Full range of hand tools, pipes, and punties

Cold Working Equipment:

  • 14″ Wet Saw
  • 18″Flatlap Grinder
  • 12″ Flatlap Grander
  • Lathe with 4″ grinding wheels
  • Vertical Wet Belt Sander


Tim Conte

Facilities Manager

207-338-2222 ext.106