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Novel experience for guests

We had my nephew and his wife visit on a rainy day. We had the idea to take them to olio to do a... read more

Reviewed June 19, 2018
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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Paperweight class

This is a great opportunity to get out of the house on a Saturday with your kids and do something... read more

Reviewed December 21, 2017
sherri w
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Jun 19, 2018
“Novel experience for guests”
Dec 21, 2017
“Paperweight class”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

We had my nephew and his wife visit on a rainy day. We had the idea to take them to olio to do a glassblowing glass. The staff were fantastic, instructive, patient and focused on both safety and delivering a hands on arts experience. Both...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank djscruggs
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

This is a great opportunity to get out of the house on a Saturday with your kids and do something unique! The shop also has very unique and beautiful gifts!

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank sherri w
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

I was with a group visiting Winston and am so happy that this place was on the list to visit. It is a unique and fun experience. Definitely check it out

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank LuckyInLove2013
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Great place to try your hand at glass works! - even if your skill level is zero. Rebecca is a patient, safety-minded, and genial teacher. You'll come away with your own soap dish, paper weight, saucer, art object, terrarium, or whatever else you can dream...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank TJM336
Reviewed January 10, 2017

We stumbled across The Olio enroute to another favorite restaurant of ours. This is located in an old industrial building that is being "recaptured" and is still a diamond in the rough. the Olio has two roooms: a small gift shop where you can purchase...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank djscruggs
Reviewed August 11, 2016

Little difficult to find for an out-of-towner; worth the effort. Very friendly staff. Little warm to have the ovens going. Great glass work for sale.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Paul B
Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

These guys win the ticket on friendly. I am very much looking forward to taking a class. They give both group and individual classes. In the summer they work on fusing glass, less blowing glass. Furnace is HOT... Probably too hot for blowing glass. Anyway...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank 903Mullet
Reviewed February 15, 2016

We decided to try something different than the usual painting class. We absolutely love glass art work so we thought it would be fun to blow our own glass creations. We chose to make ornaments. The experience was really cool. We got to create something...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank clarinetjpc
Reviewed November 21, 2015

My family and I first heard about Olio from glass artisans who were doing demonstrations during a fall festival at Bethania Mill & Shops. They were great. For two hours, my wife and I were as entertained as my kids, and it was very informative...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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