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Bay Area Glass Institute

635 Phelan Ave, San Jose, CA 95112-2508
+1 408-993-2244
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Great New Experience

We received a bowl-making, glass-blowing class as a gift. I was actually not looking forward to the... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
BobbyCsaplar
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San Jose, California
Amazing glassblowing experience with patient instruction and stunning results!

I took my 11 year old to do the "Shape a Bowl" class here 2 weeks ago and we had a wonderful time... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
smilesesq
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California
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8 Apr 2018
“Great New Experience”
6 Mar 2018
“Amazing glassblowing experience with patient instruction and stunning results!”
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This organization was established in 1996 to promote glass art.
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635 Phelan Ave, San Jose, CA 95112-2508
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+1 408-993-2244
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

We received a bowl-making, glass-blowing class as a gift. I was actually not looking forward to the class because the idea of the roaring hot furnaces was frightening to me. The instructors demonstrations and encouraging guidance throughout the process made the experience safe and fun....More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

I took my 11 year old to do the "Shape a Bowl" class here 2 weeks ago and we had a wonderful time. I wasn't sure what to expect and was nervous, but Jared was a patient and funny instructor. He was there every step...More

Thank smilesesq
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

I went to Bay Area Glass Institute with some friends to do the "Shape a Bowl" class and it was a great experience. The instructors are really knowledgeable. They make sure to demo in details what you will be doing and guide you through every...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2016

We went to the October glass pumpkin patch glass event at Santana Row. They had so many beautiful glass pumpkins made by a variety of artists. They were for sale. We found our favorite. We went on Day One when they were finishing setting up...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2015 via mobile

Wow! Assisted by pros, you're introduced to the basics of glassblowing then get explicit assistance to produce a piece that looks so professional you may wonder if you really created it. Yes, you did. With patient input from some craftsmen who know the field. Only...More

4  Thank dapinca
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Reviewed 17 December 2014

Although a small workshop, but it is good for 2-3 people to visit or 2 dozens to have a team-building event. The glass blowing section captures the most attention, but the glass fusion section at the back is where to show individual creativity. Blow glass...More

3  Thank Phil Y
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Reviewed 5 July 2012

Excellent opportunity to see glass being worked by professional in a live arena...everyone was friendly and wiling to answer questions.

4  Thank Jan B
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