Featured Artist Reception & Exhibition Emily Powell

No stone left unturned: an interactive exploration of cairns I am fascinated with rocks and their significance, specifically when stacked as cairns. Historically, cairns have been used as a way to memorialize deceased loved ones and mark important spots in the landscape. The direction of this interest has led me to create rocks made of […]

Silver + Glass Earrings

We’ll meet in my spacious jewelry studio in Riverview Station where you will add your choice of colorful glass enamel to a pair of silver earrings and fuse it in place using the torch. Leave class feeling accomplished with a new piece of jewelry that YOU made!

Riverview Station Holiday Open House

The artists and businesses of Riverview Station, with over 65 studios and galleries, welcome the public to our Holiday Open House. Meet the artists and peruse paintings, pottery, jewelry, mixed media, fiber art, photography, and more. In addition to the majority of studios being open for this special event, there will be a variety of […]

Holiday Open House

Join the staff and artists of the North Carolina Glass Center for our holiday open house! Explore the gallery and newly renovated space, shop for handmade gifts, watch hot shop and flame shop demonstrations, and enjoy libations with our glass community. Demonstrations will be held from 5:00 – 8:00 pm. Beer will be generously provided […]

Silver + Glass Earrings

We’ll meet in my spacious jewelry studio in Riverview Station where you will add your choice of colorful glass enamel to a pair of silver earrings and fuse it in place using the torch. Leave class feeling accomplished with a new piece of jewelry that YOU made!

Annual Seconds Sale

Come see our newly renovated space while stocking up for the holiday season! NCGC artists will be offering discounted “seconds” or overstocked items of handmade ornaments, jewelry, glasses and other glass treasures perfect for everyone on your giving list.

Gift for Giving

Our team of glass artists has collaborated to make limited edition blown glass ornaments and sculpted candy canes to give back to our community. 50% of proceeds from the sale of these items will be donated to local non-profits Open Hearts and Pisgah Legal. The other 50% helps keeps the North Carolina Glass Center’s fire […]

Blue Ridge Pendant Workshop

Join us to make this silver enamel pendant showcasing the Blue Ridge Mountain skyline. You’ll learn to sift and stencil with enamel and leave with a beautiful piece complete with a sterling silver chain to commemorate your Asheville experience. Cost is $70 per person and includes all materials. *Stairs are required to access Ignite Jewelry […]

Silver + Glass Earrings

We’ll meet in my spacious jewelry studio in Riverview Station where you will add your choice of colorful glass enamel to a pair of silver earrings and fuse it in place using the torch. Leave class feeling accomplished with a new piece of jewelry that YOU made!

Turning Fire Green: A Sustainable Fuel Alternative for Glass Artists

Organic Combustion Systems has designed a burner specifically to meet the needs of glass artists, using only waste vegetable oil (used fryer oil) as fuel. Vegetable oil is a completely sustainable and renewable fuel, with significantly more energy gallon-per-gallon than propane. It’s non-toxic, non-explosive, and very simple to filter and utilize. It also cleans up […]

Silver + Glass Earrings

We’ll meet in my spacious jewelry studio in Riverview Station where you will add your choice of colorful glass enamel to a pair of silver earrings and fuse it in place using the torch. Leave class feeling accomplished with a new piece of jewelry that YOU made!

Fall Foliage Enamel Workshop!

Fall Foliage Workshop! Transform a blank silver canvas into an enameled masterpiece and learn about enamel techniques in the process. You’ll have the option to enamel your leaf pendant in fall specific colors during this class! (A few color options will be available:) You will make an all silver leaf necklace using wet packing techniques […]

Veteran’s Hot Glass Day

In honor of Veterans Day, North Carolina Glass Center is inviting Veterans and Active Service Members to take a workshop for FREE on Wednesday, November 13. All Veterans and Active Service Members are invited to come play with fire, learn basic flameworking or glassblowing techniques, and create their own one of a kind marble or […]

A BIG Fall Festival of Fashion Fab-YOU-lousness Trunk Show

Asheville Artists, Suzanne Armstrong & Monty Phillips are coming together for ONE BIG Fall FEStiVal of Fashion Fabulousness during RADA’s November Stroll. The trunk show will include Suzanne’s newest Wild & FREE Collection of whimsy & colorFULL natural fiber clothing for women AND Monty’s FoLLIES , One-of-a-Kind, imaginatively designed & hand-crafted, vitreous enamel jewelry. Together […]

A BIG Fall Festival of Fashion Fab-YOU-lousness Trunk Show

Asheville Artists, Suzanne Armstrong & Monty Phillips are coming together for ONE BIG Fall FEStiVal of Fashion Fabulousness during RADA’s November Stroll. The trunk show will include Suzanne’s newest Wild & FREE Collection of whimsy & colorFULL natural fiber clothing for women AND Monty’s FoLLIES , One-of-a-Kind, imaginatively designed & hand-crafted, vitreous enamel jewelry. Together […]