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Welcome to the Chicagoland's Newest Glass Arts Community located in Glen Ellyn, IL

We are announcing our new location at
800 Roosevelt  Road, Building D, Suite 10 (lower level)
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

Have you ever wondered how to make stained glass panels or windows?  How about that cool fused glass bowl you've been eyeing?  Now YOU can!

Local Glass Studio is a unique glass studio and glass community in Glen Ellyn, Illinois. We offer studio space and classes in Fused Glass, Stained Glass, Mosaic, and Flameworking glass arts. We also offer water jet glass-cutting services.


Highly experienced and passionate instructors teach our classes, and our goal is to make learning the art of glassmaking enjoyable and accessible to everyone. We help promote local glass artists by inviting them to teach classes or provide items in our Gallery. Studio classrooms are available to rent for classes. 

We also have a wide array of projects and supplies available for purchase. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned glassmaker, you’ll find something to inspire and challenge you. Discover the world of glass art with us! 

If you are a glassmaker and would like to teach a class or enter our artist-of-the-month drawing, let us know through the "Contact Us" form.

Fused Glass Suncatcher by Amy Hansen, Wheaton, IL

Our Services-Now Open

Our Local Artists and Instructors
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Choose an Experience
All tools, equipment, glass, and instruction are included


Glass Tourist

Dip your toe into the beautiful world of glass. We offer a fun, easy, fused glass suncatcher experience with Glassworks.

We offer Glassworks an all-ages fun experience to try a glass project. 


Glass Explorer

Our classes and workshops range from beginner to expert levels. 

When purchasing a studio orientation or class, you are qualified for open studio time!


Glass Membership

  • Pro Membership for production artists. Extended hours and access

  • Individual Memberships 

  • Family Memberships

  • Student and Senior discounts

Tanji, glass fanatic 

"I love my piece! It's stunning and I had so much fun!  I'm kinda hooked."

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