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Friendly glass studio

Friendly glass artist producing beautiful artistic glass. We purchased a few things. Really enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
D C
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New Westminster, Canada
Stars Stars and More Stars

I have been buying the seastars for years on the BC Ferry. I was so happy to visit the studio where... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Corinna2014
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Philipsburg, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Friendly glass artist producing beautiful artistic glass. We purchased a few things. Really enjoyed chatting with Mark and learning about his glass making technique.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank D C
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I have been buying the seastars for years on the BC Ferry. I was so happy to visit the studio where the selections was way better. if you have time you should bake your own ornament. Interesting place.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Corinna2014
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The owner/artist came out and explained the processes used to create the glass pieces. There is a wide variety of decorative items, each with their own ways of capturing color and light. It's a fun stop!

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 15 July 2018

This studio is in a lovely location on the island, worth going to, not far from town either. The owner/artist came out when I arrived, let me poke around without being intrusive and also welcomed me in the back to see him making a piece....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank NVLisa
Reviewed 20 June 2018

We were lucky to be the only ones at the site. The owner was happy to share his shop with us. Outside there are displays of telephone line insulators. Turns out this is also the site of Canada's only Insulator Museum ! We were thrilled...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

We made a quick stop at the end of the day. Marc the owner was upbeat and very pleasant. His creations, bowls, starfish, vases and glass flowers where spectacular! We each bought an item to bring back home. Thank you Marc!

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

We were lucky to be the only people visiting at the time, and the artisan gave us a tour of the workshop. He explained how he creates his pieces of art, which is quite intricate. Unfortunately, there was nothing unique on display. It was near...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Caroline E
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We spent a wonderful afternoon with the owner/artist (Mark) learning about him and his creations. Beautiful decorations and practical items fill his gallery with something for every budget. Spend some time talking with Mark and looking at his art. You'll come away with a new...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 20 September 2016

Mark immediately greeted us and welcomed us to watch him work. We found more objects of interest then we could purchase....but, we chose a beautiful plate - see picture. He also has several star fish, napkin holders, and vases, etc.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank 125MarkW
Reviewed 14 August 2016

As someone who's watched glass being blown at the Tacoma Museum of Glass in an auditorium, I have to say I preferred watching the glassblower work here in his actual workshop in an intimate setting. He was fun to chat with and the work itself...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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