The studio at KT Glassworks is committed to providing a safe working environment to our local glass artists, students, and our clientele to accommodate their visit to the studio. Below are guidelines that we ask all visitors to follow when entering our studio. 

Safety Protocol

Before You Visit the Studio: 

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  • If you are feeling sick or have been in close contact with someone sick, please contact the studio to reschedule or cancel your reservation. Your reservation fee will be fully refunded. 

  • Cotton clothing (jeans and a T-shirt) is ideal for glassblowing. Please wear covered-toe shoes. Please DO NOT wear synthetic clothing, loose clothing, or excessive metal jewelry to your lesson. If you have long hair, please tie your hair back while working with glass. 

During Your Visit to the Studio:

  • We encourage wearing a mask in the studio when you are not actively blowing glass. Wearing a mask is optional during your glassblowing session for all students, instructors, and facility renters. 

  • We provide safety glasses for your to wear in the studio. If you wear prescription glasses, those work perfectly as well! If you have your preferred stylish safety glasses, please feel free to bring those to your lesson. 

  • We don't recommend wearing gloves while you are blowing glass due to reduced dexterity and its potential increase in the risk of burns. 

Curbside Pickup:

  • The artwork you produce will be available for curbside pickup 24 -48 hours after your class. Please make sure to make an appointment with us to schedule your pick-up time.

Cancellation Policy:​

  • If you must cancel or reschedule your reservation, please contact us at 808-371-8629 or email 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 the reservation fee. 

  • If you are feeling sick or have been in close contact with Covid-19 and need to cancel or reschedule your reservation, please notify us prior to your reservation time. We will issue you a full refund or reschedule your reservation at no additional cost. 

New Changes to Our Daily Facility Operations:

  • Our staff members will be disinfecting all commonly touched surfaces including studio table, restroom, kitchen area, blowpipes, and glassblowing bench stations prior to your arrival at the studio

  • All staff members will be monitoring their health closely, and will not come into work when feeling sick or come in close contact with someone with Covid-19. 

  • All visits to the studio will be admitted by appointment only.

  • We will have hand sanitizer and disinfected kitchen and restroom area for washing your hands. 

Please address any safety-related questions to info@ktglassworks.com