“Make-Your-Own” Experiences

US veteran woman creating a glass object on the Glass Studio floor with glass artist Max.

Available April through December
Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Ask about our new daily availability! Possible times: 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.

With the expert guidance of one of our master glass artists, shape hot molten glass into a beautiful paperweight or blown form! Available for anyone 16 years of age or older. Minors require a parent/guardian’s signature.


Cost: $75 plus $12 s&h


Blown Vessel or Bowl Form
Cost: $110 plus $14 s&h

Your instructor will help you select your colors and design, and finally guide you through the process of shaping hot glass into your own work of art!

“MAKE YOUR OWN” Monthly Specials

Available April through December*

You must call 856.825.6800, ext. 152, to schedule a MYO Monthly Special and to purchase a gift card.
For questions email: myop@wheatonarts.org.
*There are a limited number of MYO Specials offered each month.
Please call to book your appointment quickly to guarantee we have space available.

April and May
Spring Egg Paperweight $75

Create Your Own Egg Paperweight! Eggs have been a popular symbol around the world for creation, birth & fertility, renewal, wealth, and more. Our staff will help you create your very own decorated egg. Come lay your glass egg at WheatonArts’ Glass Studio.


Crackle Bowl $100

Cuckoo For Crackle! Crackle Glass is so much fun to make. Historically, it was created to cover up poor glass quality. But because the technique is so amazing, it’s never fallen out of interest or fashion. Our staff will show you exactly how to make a piece of crackle glassware using this age old technique. Be sure to bring your camera so you can record this amazing process.

Drinking Glass $65

The perfect way to enjoy the cold beverage of your choice on a hot summer day! Our staff will help you to create your own drinking glass that you can show off to your friends at your backyard barbecue. Sip in style from a unique glass tumbler designed and made by you.

August, September, & October
Pumpkins $65

Harvest Time In The Pumpkin Patch! Few can resist the iconic power and beauty of the glass pumpkin. Fun to make and so captivating to behold. Autumn’s harvest can be yours, all year long, when it’s made with your very own hands. Our staff knows exactly how to guide you as you create any variation you might want your pumpkin to look like. Visit the Glass Studio and see what an amazing glass pumpkin you can create for the season.

November & December
Ornaments $40
Ornaments are such a simple, but, beautiful way to express the holiday season! There are as many unique possibilities for glass ornaments as there are their makers. Create your very own beautiful holiday ornament with the guidance of the WheatonArts staff. You’ll be so proud to display it in your home for a lifetime of memories or as a meaningful gift for family or friends. Let us show you the possibilities of making the holiday bright through this special experience.


Prices subject to change without notice.
GIFT CARDS are available in the Arthur Gorham Paperweight Shop or buy online now.
For more information, call extension 152.

All programs are hands-on, one-on-one experiences available for anyone 16 years of age or older.

Participants will receive a complimentary pass for the day. Anyone wishing to accompany you to watch your experience must purchase a general admission ticket.

WheatonArts cannot be held responsible for minor flaws that may occur during this process.

WheatonArts will provide assistive services upon request. Individuals needing special assistance or accommodations should contact us at least two weeks in advance. WheatonArts strives to ensure the accessibility of its exhibitions, events and programs to all persons with disabilities.

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