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Blowing Sands Glass Studio

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Fun introduction to glass blowing

Nick was knowledgeable and patient. He made sure we felt safe throughout, and took the time to... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
Paul F
My birthday gift

What an outstanding way to start our day! Loved the people here, the creativity, the instruction... read more

Reviewed December 23, 2017
Paulette Y
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Aug 7, 2018
“Fun introduction to glass blowing”
Dec 23, 2017
“My birthday gift”
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5805 14th Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107-2936
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Reviewed August 7, 2018

Nick was knowledgeable and patient. He made sure we felt safe throughout, and took the time to explain everything we were doing. With Nick's assistance my family and I were all able to make small glass objects (bowls, paperweights, starfish, etc.) Also budget some time...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed December 23, 2017

What an outstanding way to start our day! Loved the people here, the creativity, the instruction and doing it with my hubby. It was awesome. We did the Chuli afterwards. Highly recommend you do both in one day and do this first!

Thank Paulette Y
Reviewed September 29, 2017

My husband and I attended this class before our Pacific Northwest cruise. Dave did a wonderful job explaining the work area and equipment. Nick our instructor took the time to explain everything we were doing and showing us hands on how to make our glass...More

Thank Donna R
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Thank you to Nick, Dave and Cynthia. We took the 2 hour (which stretched to 3) class with Nick. He made us feel so comfortable and capable and can't wait to try this experience again.

Thank gaftergood
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend. Nick our instructor was so much fun. He taught us about the process of heating and cooling glass. The class was very hands on and very affordable. Ask for Nick to be your instructor.

Thank rndahl
Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend surprised me with a glass blowing class for him and I and it was AMAZING! It's so nice to break away from a normal date routine and try something hands-on! And on top of that we are coming away with some awesome/useful hand...More

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Reviewed September 23, 2016

This glass studio is well worth a bit of a drive from the downtown core! For hands-on beginner work you can choose from a variety of projects: each requires different uses of tools, e.g. with some you get to do blowing, others you use molds...More

Thank N D
Reviewed September 5, 2016

Did the 30 minute lesson and had a ton of fun! Studio is amazing and the glass blowers are so talented!

Thank AK_WorldTravelers
Reviewed April 20, 2016

A friend of ours last summer recommended Blowing Sands close to where we live in Ballard area of Seattle. We wanted a more informal place for a hands-on glass-blowing experience for family and friends visiting us and we found it. It is hidden away from...More

Thank PAllavurS
Reviewed December 28, 2015

This is quaint shop in downtown Seattle where you can watch glass blowing art from a handshaking distance. It is a breathtaking experience.

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