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Seattle Glassblowing Studio

2227 5th Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-1807
+1 206-448-2181
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Nice walk from the market

We decided to stop in on our way back downtown. Beautiful pieces by local artists. They did offer... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2016
Richland Center, Wisconsin
Class for two

My wife and I took a class here for fun. No experience required and we were able to make basic... read more

Reviewed October 12, 2016
Phoenix, Arizona
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Visit Downtown Seattle's premier glassblowing studio and watch LIVE glassblowing by world class artisans! Seattle Glassblowing Studio specializes in glassblowing classes, offering: beginner lessons, workshops and hands-on experiences in our hot shop. Browse our elegant gallery for original hand-blown glass artwork or commission your own original piece. Our gallery features glass bowls, vases, sculptures, jewelry and much more! The rainbow of colors will stimulate your senses and provide you with an unforgettable experience - sure to be a highlight of your visit. Seattle Glassblowing Studio is located in the Belltown neighborhood of Downtown Seattle, underneath the Monorail at 5th Ave and Bell St. The studio is open 7 days a week: Mon - Sat: 9am-6pm, Sun: 10am-6pm. Admission is FREE!
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2227 5th Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-1807
+1 206-448-2181
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Reviewed October 22, 2016

We decided to stop in on our way back downtown. Beautiful pieces by local artists. They did offer classes on-site but they were quite expensive.

Thank cbruckner9064
Reviewed October 12, 2016

My wife and I took a class here for fun. No experience required and we were able to make basic glass bowls with our instructors help. Everyone there is very experienced and safety oriented. We had a fun and quick experience with the perfect balance...More

1  Thank alphaotter
Reviewed September 28, 2016

We visited early morning and not much was happening in the workshop. However, the work on display and for sale was decent, and some prices were good. The location is not near tourist attractions, but is walking distance to the Space Needle, Chihuly and Science...More

1  Thank Jill L
Reviewed September 28, 2016

I went here for a corporate team building activity. I enjoyed it more than I thought I would. We were each able to make our own piece and we had lunch delivered to the studio.We were there about 4 hours for a group of 12....More

Thank TroubleInReno
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

Booked a 4 hour private class for myself and best friend. I would highly recommend this for anyone who feels they can. It was a little hot at times and tiring but our instructor was amazing. She was Italian and the slight accent challenge we...More

Thank Angela p
Reviewed September 20, 2016

Glassblowers are at work but they do not explain what they are doing or anything about the process. They do sell items made there but most are of average or below average quality - a touristy souvenir rather than an art piece.More

Thank baywaves
SeattleGlassblowing, Front Office Manager at Seattle Glassblowing Studio, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2016

Thanks for your visit to our Studio and for your review. Our staff strive to greet and engage every visitor in our gallery and hot shop. We will use your experience to help improve the quality of our customer service. We would appreciate if you...More

Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

This place is full of beautiful things made right here! The items are worth the prices and they can ship. Best part is you can watch them in the back.

Thank Fran J
Reviewed September 14, 2016

It was so great to see all of the young people working the glass blowing shop here - and beautiful glass pieces to admire or buy!

Thank gordsgal
Reviewed September 14, 2016

It is a great place to view beautiful works of glass art and having the studio there is great plus. We were able to get "up close and personal" with the artists that perform an "extraordinary dance" as I like to call it working with...More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed September 7, 2016

To watch these guys work and form these amazing pieces of art was spectacular! I recommend going here before the Chiluly glass museum in order to thoroughly appreciate and understand how much work goes into each piece!

Thank Annalisa S
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Ndr S
July 27, 2017|
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Response from SeattleGlassblowing | Property representative |
Hello! For the Blow Your Own Glass Experience, you can choose between 6 different shapes right now. You can make a paperweight, flower, ornament, sea float globe, small bowl or pumpkin. In the Private Lesson... More
April 24, 2017|
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Response from Kate K | Reviewed this property |
From memory, and don't quote me, I think it cost me about $60 to ship 2 pieces to Australia. They were well padded and arrived in perfect condition. I do not know if that cost was based on weight, or size of box, so I don't... More
Kimberly M
March 31, 2017|
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Response from SeattleGlassblowing | Property representative |
Hello Kimberly. You are welcome to come in anytime to watch the glassblowing activity. No need to be part of the class!