GSA display of paperweightsWest Liberty is teaming up with Oglebay Institute to offer courses in glassblowing. Starting with the Fall 2010 semester WLU art students will be able to take 8-week classes in introductory glassblowing with an Advanced Glassblowing class following in the spring. The 3 credit class is an opportunity for students to work in an outstanding facility with trained craftsman and expand their art making experiences.

For more information about Oglebay Institute or the history of glass production in West Virginia please click here. For information about the class or any of WLU Art Department offerings please contact Professor Brian Fencl at (304) 336-8433.