IMPORTANT NOTE: In response to ongoing developments related to the COVID-19 virus, any visitation to the studio at KT Glassworks will be by appointment only. Please send us an email to make an appointment for curbside pick up, virtual meetings, and virtual tour of our showroom and to receive information regarding custom glass services, upcoming classes, private lessons, and facility rentals. 

Please review our Safety Protocol that our studio will be implementing as we reopen for classes and rentals. 

Glassblowing Rental in Los Angeles, California

KT Glassworks accommodates facility and equipment rental to professional glassblowers who have the ability to blow glass independently. All rentals are on an hourly basis. Please contact us to schedule a time to rent the hotshop.

 

 

Rates reflect the use of reasonable clear glass consumption (10lbs per hour). Heavy usage of clear glass and extra annealer space will incur additional charges. We melt GLASMA batch 705 from Sweden. We do not supply colored glass for renters. 

 

Rates

Mini Hole (7") - $60 per hr. (or $50 per hour for 6 or more hour session)

10lbs per hr. clear glass usage included. 

Small Hole (12") - $60 per hr. (or $50 per hour for 6 or more hour session)

10lbs per hr. clear glass usage included. 

 

Large Hole (18") - $70 per hr. (or $60 per hour for 6 or more hour session) 

10lbs per hr. clear glass usage included. 

 

Garage: $30 per day

Hot Torch: $30 per day

Pick-up Oven: Complementary with the hourly reservation fee

 

Extras: 

Extra Clear Glass Usage $2.25/PER LBS

Any excessive use of oxy/propane hot torch, fluffy torch, annealer space & schedule will incur additional charges. (If you are doing hot-sculpting with excessive use of hot torch, please let us know. We may ask you to bring your own tanks) Please email the studio for more information. 

 

 

Annealer

Small annealer is 29’’D 38’’W 28’’H and our large annealer is 29’’D 48’’W 28’’H with shelf options. Basic annealer space and annealing schedule is included in the cost of the studio rental. Annealers are set on an overnight annealing program and are unloaded the next morning or afternoon. Longer annealing programs are available at an additional charge. Please let us know at the time of scheduling if you think you need a longer annealing cycle for your work.

Reserving Studio Time

To reserve studio time, please email us. If you have special requests for extra annealer space, a longer annealing cycle, heavy usage of hot-torch, or other special equipment needs, please let us know ahead of time. 

 

Artwork Pick-up

Please plan to pick up the work that you make in the studio between Tuesday-Sunday. Our annealers typically take 16-24 hrs (or sometimes longer for thicker work) to come down to room temperature. Our studio has limited shelf space, and won't be able to keep any renter work on our shelves. 

Cancellation Policy

If you must cancel or reschedule your reservation, please contact us at 808-371-8629 or e-mail us at info@ktglassworks.com at least 7 days prior to your reservation time. Cancellation, rescheduling, or no-show without 7-day notice will result in a charge of the full amount of rental cost. 

*If you are feeling sick or come in close contact with someone with Covid-19 and need to cancel or reschedule your reservation, we will issue you a full refund or reschedule your class at no additional cost.