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The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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We had a lovely time here!

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed spending our Saturday afternoon here! We were in town for a one... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JediTraveller
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Va
Fun with sun catchers

We visited this little out of the way studio thanks to Trip Advisor. A great way to spend part of a... read more

Reviewed December 2, 2018
Happywanderwoman
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Roanoke, Virginia
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Introducing the only interactive studio of its kind in Virginia... Drop in any time and create one-of-a-kind glass gifts, hand made by YOU. No experience required - we'll show you how!Create beautiful fused glass jewelry, sun catchers, candle...more
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1304 E Market St, Suite W, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5468
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed spending our Saturday afternoon here! We were in town for a one night getaway so we were looking for something new to do. In all our years visiting C'ville we had never heard of this place until now but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

We visited this little out of the way studio thanks to Trip Advisor. A great way to spend part of a rainy afternoon with restless children. Sam was super helpful with our active kindergartener and helped him stay entertained during slight slow times while supplies...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018

While on vacation, my friends and I spent a wonderful, relaxing afternoon at this studio. Each of us was able to create our own item in our own style, and for a very reasonable amount, our finished projects were shipped to our homes. A good...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

I had somewhat of a hard time finding the Glass Palette, but when I did I was pleasantly surprised. They had numerous projects to choose from generally from $20 on up. If you were staying in the area for a week or more they would...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank JosephH358
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

We are thrilled to have found such a wonderful gem in Charlottesville! It was 2 hours of laughing, meeting new people and allowing the daily stresses to melt away. We will definitely be back again! Thank you.

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank lulalover76
Reviewed August 9, 2018

We enjoyed making our stained glass projects. Each of us were able to create our own project in our own style. A lot of fun and beautiful keepsake.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Lora C
Reviewed July 25, 2018

My partner, mom, and I went there after Seeing the ad on trip advisor. We showed up and were taken to a table and explained how the process worked. The people working there were fantastic. We had such fun Making vases and can’t wait for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank pfforrest
GlassGals, Owner at The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

Thank you for your review, we are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience creating your vases!

Reviewed July 24, 2018

This is a good place to go when you want to be creative or if you want to get out of the heat or the rain. There are a variety of items that you can choose to create, ranging from small items (like Christmas ornaments)...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 459terry
GlassGals, Owner at The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review! We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience of creating in our studio and hope to see you again :-)

Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

I went to this studio with some distant relatives while on vacation in Virginia, and we could not have found a more pleasant way to spend an afternoon. The entire process of the glass making was thoroughly explained to us, leaving with us the tools...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Krissie101
GlassGals, Owner at The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review! I'm happy to hear that you all enjoyed creating glass in our studio. We hope to see you again next time you are visiting Charlottesville!

Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

My wife and daughter went along to the glass palatte and spent 3 hours designing and constructing two items for themselves. The staff were great and agreed to ship the items once fired to our next holiday accommodation. Great value for money and something to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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GlassGals, Owner at The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

We are happy to hear that your family enjoyed their experience creating in our studio! Please visit again next time you are in the area :-)

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Michael E
June 18, 2018|
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Response from GlassGals | Property representative |
Hi Michael, The previous answer is correct! The average amount of time is 1.5-2 hours working in the studio. Prices start around $20, the average amount spent per person tends to be around $35-40. Hope to see you in the... More
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howdycuz
February 14, 2016|
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Response from GlassGals | Property representative |
Our walk-in project prices start at $20 and go up from there based primarily on size. During parties or BYOB evenings the choices will be limited. Feel free to call the studio anytime for information on project options and... More
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howdycuz
February 14, 2016|
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Response from 278Chrisbill | Reviewed this property |
I think the small pieces start at about $35. There were four in our group 2 of us worked on one piece and two others did separate ones. We were very pleased with our end results .
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