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Made Making Art Glass Seem Easy!

The booking process was easy -- left a message and Rodi, the owner, was very responsive in... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Siobahn P
We made pimpkins!

We didn't visit the museum, but went through the Corning store. We say the cute little glass... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TraciR1212
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Middletown, Pennsylvania
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Specialties All ages are welcome to enjoy a hands-on experience with glass! As young as 2yrs old can blow an ornament, or pumpkin. Teens and adults can also participant in a one-on-one lesson to make a paperweight. You'll cherish your treasure and...more
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The booking process was easy -- left a message and Rodi, the owner, was very responsive in returning my call. They were a little hard to find ... only because I trusted my GPS instead of bringing the directions that Rodi gave me. Had I...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Siobahn P
Rodi R, Owner at Hands On Glass Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your kind remarks about your experience and thank you for sharing your special occasion with us!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't visit the museum, but went through the Corning store. We say the cute little glass pumpkins and new that we could buy tickets to make them. So we booked a 9:40am ticket to make them the day we were leaving. You have to...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The young people leading the class do an amazing job and you end up with a lovely piece of glass. Lots of fun.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small out of the way family business made us feel like we turned back the clock no cell phone no computer no automation just your own creativity we were able to do hands on glass blowing and created our own art Great for couples groups...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Rodi R, Owner at Hands On Glass Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We appreciate you coming to see us!

Reviewed September 6, 2019

We have visited Corning several times on our wine tasting expeditions but for some reason never visited the Corning Museum. This time we are glad we did. Its a don't miss in Corning. We paid $17 senior rate and it was money well spent.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed August 30, 2019 via mobile

We had an amazing experience. It was a much more immersive and educational experience than the glass blowing at the Corning Museum of glass. My husband made a pumpkin and I made a paperweight. Rodi and Hannah were so welcoming and really wanted us to...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Rodi R, Owner at Hands On Glass Studio, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2019

We are glad you enjoyed your experience. Thank you for your kind review and for coming to make glass with us!

Reviewed June 13, 2019

We loved the glass blowing experience. The staff was very informative and made the whole experience fun. If you're looking for something fun to do and end up with glass creation, this is the place for you!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Jillemac
Rodi R, Owner at Hands On Glass Studio, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2019

We are glad you enjoyed the experience and thank you for coming!

Reviewed May 22, 2019

We traveled nearly 6 hours to Corning just to visit Rodi at Hands on Glass for another furnace work adventure. My husband and I made paperweights. This trip was planned so I could make my own paperweight as the last time we visited Hands On...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Rodi R, Owner at Hands On Glass Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We appreciate you returning to visit us again this summer and thank you for your compliments!

Reviewed April 6, 2019

I brought our two granddaughters here and they were able to make their Mom glass wind chimes that they have hanging on their balcony Patio! They were able to pick out their own pieces of glass to put on the chimes and make their own...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Karen1820
Reviewed September 15, 2018

I attended a hands On class and thoroughly enjoyed myself. Rodi was my instructor and her explaination was detailed and appreciated. I loved what the paper weght I helped to create! Seek them out for a real Hands On experience.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Rodi R, Owner at Hands On Glass Studio, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Thank you for coming to see us! We are glad you enjoyed the experience and the result!

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hicks7827
November 11, 2017|
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Response from Rodi R | Property representative |
We have 2 styles of ornaments and about 20 different color choices. We do not have the tree or snowman. We also have a pumpkin in 2 different shapes and lots of color choices including choice of stem colors.Thank you for... More
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CharlesH2352
March 2, 2017|
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Response from Rodi R | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry! Yes, we have accommodated 50 people. If you would like to call we can explain and answer any questions, Call: (607) 962-3044. Thank you.
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Grueber2013
March 9, 2016|
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Response from Rodi R | Property representative |
No entrance fee. Fees for the hands-on activities vary depending on activity, range from $24. to $40.
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