Come join the excitement as we take over Charleston, SC for 4 days of learning, inspiration, education, networking, shopping, ideas, techniques, trends, friends, fun, food and more.  Our annual conference has become a favorite among studio owners and suppliers alike.  


Everything you need to know about Convention in one guide!  

Click on the Preview Guide icon below and save to your computer!  



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May 25th-June 1st Special Registration open for Convention Savings Plan Participants only
June 2nd-July 11th

Early Bird Registration

July 12th-Aug 23rd Regular Convention Pricing Registration open
August 23rd Registration Closes at 4:00 PM CST


Please check the FAQ for questions before contacting us directly.  
Many answers can be found there. 
When you register, you MUST select the classes for all attendees.  Popular classes fill up quickly.   You can find a list of all classes above by clicking the "Preview Guide" button.  


If you miss the registration deadline (August 23rd), you can register onsite at convention on September 9th-12th at the Registration Booth.


 Why is there only one class on Sunday?


 Two glass classes replaced:

  • Saturday - Glass Fusing Parties for Kids
  • Monday - Walk in Glass Made Easy
They have both been replaced with Boarded Up:  Offering Board Art on a Walk-In Basis (see preview guide for full class details)


*  The CCSA reserves the right to make any changes to pricing, classes, description and pages published here.
IMPORTANT:  There is a $50 cancellation fee per person if you register and then cancel.  
We accept no cancellations after July 29th.  



Misc Information: Exhibit Hall Map
  Map of Convention Center
  2016 Convention Press Release


Attendee Questions? Email  |  Exhibitor Questions?  Email