Rentals in the Warm Shop are booked based on kiln firing time at $50–100 per 24 hours for non-members and $30–60 for members. Shorter or longer firings can be pro-rated to the hour. Rental includes access to basic tools, small scrap glass and the equipment outlined below. The mold room can also be booked at $10/hour for non-members and free for members, plus material costs. Renters are expected to provide their own consumable materials such as kiln wash and fiber paper.


Warm Shop rental includes:

  • Flat-glass cutting / layout table

  • Wet diamond edge grinder

  • Two top-fired fusing / slumping kilns

  • Three casting kilns

  • Ventilated mold-making facility

  • Ventilated wax pots and steamer

Please note: All non-member rentals must now be processed by email to, and your request must be approved before rental time. Please allow 48 hours for processing.


Warm Shop Kiln Pricing

                                                                            Fusing                                                    Casting


Kiln                                  Standard Fusing 1        Standard Fusing 2                  Standard Casting             Large Casting


Size                                  41.5 x 23.5 X 12.5"                28 x 28 x 16"                                 23 x 41.5 x 20"                     49 x 36 x 25"

Non-Member Rate             $46 / day                           $46 / day                                        $56 / day                            $126 / day


Warmsider Rate               $23 / day                           $23 / day                                        $28 / day                             $63 / day



Extend your firing in any kiln, and pay just 50% of the initial cost per day!

Please Note: The Warm Shop pricing guide is only viewable in Desktop Format due to compatibility issues. 
If you are unable to view it on a desktop please feel free to contact the office for more info!

Warmside Membership


For Public Glass members that visit the Warm Shop a little more often, we also offer frequent-renter memberships which include either 2 or 4 free kiln firings and discounted additional firings, a designated shelf space, secure storage and 24-hour access to a common work area. 


                          Half Package                                                       Full Package


            Cost                                        $135 / Month                                                                 $265 / Month


            Included firings                         2 / Month                                                                       4 / Month


            Shelf Allocation                    Half Shelving Unit                                                         Full Shelving Unit