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Creative Vibe

Ampthill MK45 2EL, England
+44 7786 182052
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Amazing experience

A brilliant Christmas gift from my hubby, we had an amazing day. I never thought I would have the... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
teeathome
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midlands
Ricky makes you feel like a pro glass blower!

This was our 19th 'couples' activity out of 25 for our 25th Wedding Anniversary, and a definite... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2017
UltraNu3
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Chalfont St Peter, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

A brilliant Christmas gift from my hubby, we had an amazing day. I never thought I would have the opportunity to blow glass! Ricky is an extremely patient and competent teacher. He explains each stage so that you never feel that you don’t know what...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2017

This was our 19th 'couples' activity out of 25 for our 25th Wedding Anniversary, and a definite recommendation from us! Ricky has the perfect teaching style, making us feel at home and confident. No prior experience needed as Ricky guides you through creation of four...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

I found this online randomly and didn't know what to expect, after all, glassblowing is not an every day hobby. I arrived expecting to find other students but they didn't turn up so I ended up having a one to one. Ricky was extremely patient...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

I have taken both the beginners and the intermediate classes with Ricky and Creative Vibe Glass Studio. Both days were really great fun, and Ricky is a very attentive and patient teacher, spending time to explain things carefully and clearly and making and effort to...More

Thank Nathalie M
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Reviewed 16 January 2017

I purchased a day's glassblowing teaching and creating with Ricky Keech at Creative Vibe, as a Christmas gift for my husband. During the day we learned bout the craft of glassmaking, about materials and tools and how to shape glass pieces. We made three items...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Always fancied having a go at 'Glass blowing' so searched the web and booked the 'Beginners course' with Ricky at 'Creative vibe' . We didn't really have any expectations of what to expect or what we would be doing but what a fantastic day it...More

Thank Dean C
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Reviewed 1 March 2016

Quite simply this is one of the best days out we’ve had! From the moment we arrived we felt very welcomed by Ricky and it seemed like only minutes before we were collecting glass from the furnace! Ricky’s training is very personable, one-on-one and paced...More

Thank MatP1983
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Reviewed 11 February 2016

This activity was a present from my girlfriend, and the day was absolutely fantastic. Had a blast learning how to craft glass. Ricky was patient and friendly. Each step was well explained, and fun. Every piece you make builds on the knowledge you gained from...More

Thank PhattM
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Reviewed 4 January 2016

Day's glass blowing course with Ricky Keech in Ampthill was fantastic. I was amazed at how much I managed to learn, and more importantly, create in a day. Day was run in a relaxed, informative manner - Ricky took the time to listen to what...More

Thank ladylidders
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Reviewed 14 December 2015

Ricky ran a 1 day workshop with me last week. He was an excellent teacher - friendly, enthusiastic and knowledgeable, and able to convey all of the different technical aspects effortlessly. The workshop itself was very well structured -- we tried a lot of different...More

Thank Jeg D
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Response from Jiao Jiao W | Reviewed this property |
£160 for the first class and £140 for a return class. It is expensive but it's half the price of London. The reason you pay so much is mainly for the natural gas. I used about 25kg of gas in one class. The teaching was... More
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