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Through the Fire Studios

452 Locust St, Columbia, PA 17512-1250
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Second visit, great place

Took the glassblowing class in October and just went back for the torch class. Both were alot of... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
Elizabeth R
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Great class

Made a bowl and a flower . This class is hands on great experience . Instructor was fantastic... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
Todd A
Palm Beach, Florida
via mobile
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

Took the glassblowing class in October and just went back for the torch class. Both were alot of fun with great instructors. Only downside is, scheduling a class takes some persistence.

Thank Elizabeth R
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Made a bowl and a flower . This class is hands on great experience . Instructor was fantastic . Will definitely come back for another class.

Thank Todd A
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Wow!!! Such a great time!! Very interesting and enjoyable class!! The class took about an hour and a half. The class was very informative and educational. So much fun!!! The instructor showed the class the complete process. Very educational!! You then work with The instructor...More

Thank laukhuff
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We really enjoyed ourselves and got to bring home some nice glass bowls we made. The staff was friendly and added to the experience.

Thank Ed W
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

My sister and I went to the studio for a 90 minute Hot Glass Blowing Experience. There were six other people there and we were able to watch each other create our pieces. The class was informative, and just a very cool experience. I would...More

Thank sarahdrew61
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Went winter of 2015 and we are planning on going again this summer. Hope they have the A/C on. Better to go in the winter though. The contrast of the heat inside and the cold outside is great The staff is friendly and more than...More

Thank Blueize
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Ben Ahlgrim has blended an art gallery with a fantastic hands-on experience in glassblowing. My grandson (9) and I created, under the watchful and helpful direction of Ben, a custom bowl and a paperweight. We chose the colored glassed to be incorporated in the molten...More

Thank bruce s
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Stopped into the studio and happened upon 2 people taking a class. Watched as they chose the colors and created their bowls. The artists were super friendly and spent time explaining each step in the process. Wish we had had the time to take a...More

Thank Sue G
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We took our grandsons. The youngest being 8. I would not recommend any younger. They were very good helping him. Both boys enjoyed it very much as did my husband and myself. This was my second time there. I took my granddaughter last your. She...More

1  Thank Cablegal
Reviewed 28 November 2015

Ben was fantastic. We had so much fun the first time we went that we went again for the introductory class. Our 10- and 13-year old boys had a blast and made a great paperweight and ornament. Ben and the other instructors are great at...More

1  Thank JeanP872
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Response from Mary T | Reviewed this property |
765-532-0301 is the phone number. Just call and leave a message. Do that daily. They are terrible at returning calls. Good luck.