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Glassblowing & Paperweight making

26 Smithbrook Kilns, Cranleigh GU6 8JJ, England
+44 1483 548480
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Fascinating and enjoyable

My husband Jim recently had a day course at this venue. The family bought him a voucher for his 70... read more

Reviewed yesterday

My mum and I went for a day course with Pete as our tutor he was so brilliant with us very... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2017
Alexandra B
Southampton, United Kingdom
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26 Smithbrook Kilns, Cranleigh GU6 8JJ, England
+44 1483 548480
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband Jim recently had a day course at this venue. The family bought him a voucher for his 70 th birthday. Wow!!! What a fascinating day. I went with him and loved every minute watching him. His teacher Pete was so understanding and informative...More

Thank sugarKent
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

My mum and I went for a day course with Pete as our tutor he was so brilliant with us very encouraging and patient - he explained everything clearly and made learning interesting and fun. We were amazed that we managed to make so many...More

Thank Alexandra B
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

My friend and I have done 4 one day courses here over the last 2 years, with 3 different tutors. Our 3rd course with Pete was v disappointing. When we booked the next one we said we didn't want Pete, but yet when we turned...More

1  Thank Dan S
Reviewed May 6, 2017

I cannot recommend this highly enough. If like me, you are a little nervous about trying this, don't be because Jake is a brilliant teacher, expertly guiding you through the various stages so that in no time at all you have made something beautiful. I...More

Thank Jane T
Reviewed April 16, 2017

We spent a morning glassblowing and had a wonderful time. A great day learning to make flowers, baubles and an almost matching pair of tumblers. All under expert and very patient supervision. Can't recommend it highly enough. I would give it six stars if I...More

Thank Gavin P
Reviewed February 27, 2017

My husband bought a day course for my birthday as I enjoy various creative hobbies. This was definitely the best day course I've been on in ages. Jake (class tutor) was brilliant at explaining everything and answering questions. We made lots of things (there were...More

Thank Mandhi
Reviewed February 25, 2017

This was my first class in glassblowing, given to me as a birthday present. And what a present, it exceeded all my expectations. Jake was so good at inspiring and teaching you at the rate you could take in. Totally hands on with just two...More

Thank Binary B
Reviewed February 25, 2017

This was a full one day course with expert tutoring,giving an insight into blowing and creating with glass. There was lots of opportunity to handle the glass (with excellent safety precautions) and learn how to handle it to create items. There was a good amount...More

Thank Annette U
Reviewed February 22, 2017

Jake takes you through the whole process of making beautiful glass. He'll give you as much or as little history as you want, he's a mine of information and he puts it across so well. Being able to take home your creations is wonderful and...More

Thank IanClours
Reviewed February 17, 2017

Something I have always wanted to do and wasn't disappointed. Small family run business and only 2 people on the course so you get plenty of hands on time. Expert tuition from Jake and plenty of tea from Mum :-) An excellent day out and...More

Thank Andy G
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Manuela M
How often do you have these workshops, and how lond do they last?
April 10, 2015|
Response from vickiincranleigh | Reviewed this property |
They do the courses at least 3 days a week so give them a call and book! There are the 1 day general courses and the 2 hour paperweight course.