2018 Symposium Charity Art Auction

ASGS 2018 Art Auction Call for Donations Each year the American Glassblowers Society picks a local charity to give back to the community in which we are holding our symposium. This year’s art auction will benefit CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of the Pikes Peak Read More …

2018 Technical Presentations

  Technical Demonstrations, Thursday, June 21st  8:00am to 5:00pm Tracey Drier – University of Wisconsin – Madison,  Title: “Electrical feed through seal using tungsten” Chris Bock – SeaCubeCo,  Title: “Production Bends” Blake Bortolin – Precision Glassblowing of Colorado,  Title: “Multi-layer Dewar Seal” Joe Gregar  – Read More …

2018 Flame Off Challenge

  Tuesday, June 19th  6:00pm to 9:00pm The 2018 ASGS Annual Symposium Flame-off Challenge in Colorado Springs This flame-off competition will award prizes to the winner in the People’s Choice, Artistic and Functionality categories. Each team will consist of two glassblowers, one of whom must Read More …

Antlers Hotel

Colorado Springs was founded in August 1871 by General William Jackson Palmer and his idea of a first class hotel came to life; The Antlers, A Wyndham Hotel opened in June of 1883. At that time the population of Colorado Springs was approximately 5,000 people. Read More …

2018 Symposium Seminar Descriptions

  Allan Brown Regular Member Seminar – June 19 & 20, 2018, Limit 12 participants each day Two independent one-day seminars for Regular Member status participants only.  Observation only fee will only be offered after the seminar is at full capacity. Day One                Bench     — Read More …

2018 Symposium Non-Member Registration

The purchase of a full registration or day passes is required to purchase any workshop or seminar tickets! Seminar Descriptions After clicking the “Add to Event Cart” button you can click the “Return to Events List” to purchase banquet tickets and/ or additional reception tickets Read More …

2018 Symposium Registration

  Click on the link below that applies to your membership status to register. The purchase of a full registration or day pass(es) is required to purchase any workshop or seminar tickets!  To register, please choose either 4-Day Symposium Registration or Day Passes!   REGISTER Read More …