Hot Glass Alley is Charlotte’s first hot glass art studio. It’s at 438 Atando Avenue, which is north of Uptown, between Graham Street and N. Tryon Street. It’s around the corner from NoDa Brewing.
Scroll down to learn about the FREE events held at Hot Glass Alley.
It’s owned by artist Jake Pfeifer, a young artist who has been blowing glass since he was 14 years old. He recently moved to Charlotte from New Jersey to open this studio.
Hot Glass Alley is celebrating its one-year anniversary on Saturday, October 19th, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Stop by and see what they’ve been up to!
- Glass giveaway
- Balloon animals for kids
- Magic tricks
- Free Range Brewery serving beer all day
- Live demos (see below)
- 10 a.m.: Hot Glass Alley team: floppy bowl
- 11:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.: Jake: Cane Pull ane Reticello
- 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.: Sami: Feather Piece
- 2:15 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.: Nick: Overlay Bird
- 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.: Izach: Glass Sculpture and Assembly
- All day: Flameworking demos by Chase Allendale and Trevor Evans
Please note that parking is limited, so please carpool or ride share.
And scroll down for a list of future open demo days.
Hot Glass Alley offers a variety of glass vessels, small sculptures, functional pieces, seasonal gifts, and art glass objects in several unique series and forms, as well as one-of-a-kind & corporate gifts.
Hot Glass Alley will also offer opportunities, through lessons and workshops, for community members to try glassblowing.
Friday, November 15th, 2019, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday, December 20th, 2019, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
FreeCome watch the magic of glass blowing in person! There will be a flameworking artist, as well as artists blowing in the Hot Shop throughout the whole event. All ages are welcome. Call with any questions: 980-209-9284
When you visit, you can learn about what Hot Glass Alley offers, including:
- “Blow Your Own” with help from the gaffers
- Guest Artists
- Date nights
- Event space for small gatherings
More upcoming art events
Friday, October 18, 2019
Saturday, October 19, 2019
Sunday, October 20, 2019
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Friday, October 25, 2019
Saturday, October 26, 2019
Sunday, October 27, 2019
Monday, October 28, 2019
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Thursday, October 31, 2019
Friday, November 1, 2019
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
Saturday, November 9, 2019
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Friday, November 15, 2019
Saturday, November 16, 2019