RENT THE WARM SHOP

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 rentals@publicglass.org, 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