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Private Glassblowing Lesson - 1 Basic Piece

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    With the help of our friendly and professional staff, you'll have fun creating your own glass art and take home the perfect Maui souvenir. We tailor the experience to each 'guest artist', guiding you through every step of the process to make sure that you come out with a piece that you love. Since glassblowing is a team sport by its very nature, our lessons make the perfect activity to involve groups of friends or the whole family. No matter the skill level, everyone can be an artist at Moana Glass! You will learn about glass colors, glass blowing and the necessary equipment,  plus get your hands dirty and make a beautiful piece of glass art! 
    The basic pieces included in this booking are: Starfish, Ornament, Heart or Drinking Glass.  There are upgraded options available that you can chose at the studio once you arrive.  
    • Starfish:  This cute sculpture is deceptively difficult, but fits the island theme perfectly
    • Ornament:  This colorful round ball is a great keepsake that can be used as a holiday decoration or year round to catch light and add beauty to your space.
    • Heart:  The Heart sculpture is a great gift for someone you love or a paperweight that you can cherish yourself.
    • Drinking Glass:  This colorful and fun drinking glass can be used every day and always remind you of great times on Maui
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    All reviews glass blowing blown glass molten glass glass art fish awesome experience beautiful pieces great souvenir signed up feel right at home highly recommend this experience make your own fun activity lots of fun super fun these guys moana
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Glassblowing at Moana Glass was one of the highlights of my trip. I worked with Dennis who was amazing — he was patient with my questions, explained the rationale for everything we were doing, let me do as much as possible given my zero knowledge...More

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    MoanaGlass, Owner at Moana Glass by Ryan Staub, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

    Thank you so much for this lovely review! It was an honor to welcome you for a glass blowing lesson, and we're thrilled you had an awesome experience. It's makes our day to hear that you were able to create your own beautiful, one-of-a-kind souvenir...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We signed up for two individual glassblowing lessons and are so glad we did! Mike is an absolutely awesome teacher and a talented artist. In their first exposure to the techniques needed for glassblowing and the hot ovens, my girls were nervous to get started....More

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    MoanaGlass, Owner at Moana Glass by Ryan Staub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Aloha! Thank you so much for taking the time to share this lovely review. It absolutely makes our day to know your two girls were able to learn a new skill and build their confidence in doing so. We'll be sure to recognize Mike for...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    When visiting Maui we stumbled upon this place. Ryan Staub’s shop is pretty awesome. We ended up making some fish and a heart, a little pricey But what you get is so worth the cost. His artists were fantastic. Walk you through the entire process...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
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    MoanaGlass, Owner at Moana Glass by Ryan Staub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Aloha! Thank you so much for bringing your boys to join us for a glass blowing lesson! We are thrilled to hear you all enjoyed your experience creating with us. We really appreciate your 5-star review and hope to welcome you back in the future!...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Our family of four (kids ages 9 and 10) made two pieces at Moana Glass. A unique experience that allowed us to make two exceptional keepsakes from our trip to Maui. Our instructor was wonderful and helped our two boys blow and shape their own...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
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    MoanaGlass, Owner at Moana Glass by Ryan Staub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Aloha! It was such an honor to welcome you, your wife, and your sons for the chance to learn the art of glass blowing. Thank you so much for taking the time to share your kind review—we are thrilled you all had a great experience....More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This was a great thing to do, My wife and I was in Maui for anniversary and I booked this for her. This is great because you learn how its done but also get a special personal made memento to take home to remember your...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
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    MoanaGlass, Owner at Moana Glass by Ryan Staub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for sharing your recommendation! It was an honor to welcome you and your wife on your anniversary trip, and we're so happy you had a great experience. Thanks for joining us for a glass blowing lesson—we hope to welcome you back...More

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    August 22, 2019|
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    Response from Ann K | Reviewed this property |
    The fish is the largest items they have available right now. I think they plan on more at some point. No waves or whale tails and no turtles I believe those pieces are more complex. Ryan Staub does sell these items though... More
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    January 26, 2019|
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    Response from kapaluak | Reviewed this property |
    My 11 year old daughter took a lesson and it turned out great. She was afraid of the hot ovens and was initially overwhelmed by the instructions about how to use the tools but the instructor (Mike) was amazing at guiding her... More
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