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“Glass blowing is great”
Review of Morean Art Center

Morean Art Center
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Reviewed December 8, 2014

Visited the Morean as part of the Chihuly exhibit. They had $5 Saturday with admission to both, which is quite the bargain. hiked from the Chihuly to the Morean, which is a bit of a treak but there are lots of shops, bars and restaurants along the way.

The glass blowing demo is great. it just amazes me. People with talent like this are so lucky.

Highly recommended!

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Reviewed December 2, 2014

What a wonderful place for artists to display and sell their art, while enjoying a stroll down beautiful St. Pete's Central Ave with it's variety of shops/restaurants. Worth seeing and bringing guests to visit with much to do surrounding the center.

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Reviewed November 12, 2014

This is a nice place to take tweens for a intro to art. Small, but well displayed. Love the Hot Shop where you can watch glass being blown by great artists!

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Reviewed November 11, 2014

While the Art Center has some interesting works, the best part is watching the demonstration in the Hot Shop. These guys are true artists and you need to make sure to time it right to see them create a true work of art. Of course they are all for sale, too

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Reviewed November 3, 2014

The Morean is by far one of the finest Art Centers in St. Pete, FL. Its variety of local art, diverse mediums and friendly staff make it a great stop for anyone visiting St. Pete. For locals, it's always a fun place to stop in and find a cute gift and just see what's new in the art scene.

One of the highlights is the HotShop demonstration they do daily. It's a DO NOT MISS! See first hand glass blowing and how many of the glass pieces you see in the gallery are created. It's an inexpensive experience, informative and something unlike you'll see anywhere in Florida. The glass blowers were true professionals and great with the crowd.

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