The Marilyn K. Glick Center For Glass

Hot Shop

The Hot Shop supports a range of processes including blowing and hot sculpting, as well as, sand and investment mold hot casting.


  • Two 560 lb Round Day tank furnaces 
  • Two 15" Wet Dog glory holes (another large glory hole to be added for Fall 2011) 
  • 29" Wet Dog pipe warmer 
  • Large Wet Dog garage 
  • 18" Wet Dog color oven 
  • Four Wet Dog front-loading annealing ovens 
  • Two top-loading casting kilns 
  • Two complete blowing benches
  • HUB Consolidated Murrini chopper 
  • A full range of torches, pipes and punties, and hand tools are available for student use

School of Art
Art and Journalism Building (AJ) Room 401
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Phone: 765-285-5838
Fax: 765-285-5275
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