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Wimberley Glass Works

6469 Ranch Road 12, San Marcos, TX 78666-2492
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Great wine tasting

Absolutely great for relaxation. Great wine. Lots of chill things to choose from a quaint little... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
JetrinaS
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San Antonio, Texas
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An adventure in glass.

It has been a long time since we visited but very glad to see they are still doing well. We are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bigstitchguy
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Houston, Texas
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Wimberley Glass Works is the premier custom blown-glass light designer in Texas, ready to craft the perfect art piece for your home or office. The glassblowing demonstrations are Wednesday thru Saturday from approximately 10:30 to 12:30 and 1:30 to 4:30.
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  • Very good27%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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6469 Ranch Road 12, San Marcos, TX 78666-2492
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"for sale"
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"beautiful pieces"
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"beautiful works of art"
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"each piece"
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"answer questions"
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"beautiful hand"
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"light fixtures"
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"nice stop"
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"christmas ornaments"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Absolutely great for relaxation. Great wine. Lots of chill things to choose from a quaint little town.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It has been a long time since we visited but very glad to see they are still doing well. We are still enjoying the great pieces they did for us in years past!

Thank bigstitchguy
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

By all means go to the demonstration! It's fascinating. The owner actually creates something while you watch and explains what all goes into glassblowing. They have glass to fit all price ranges. I purchased a very pretty bud vase for around $28 plus the demo...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

A bit pricey but worth it. Love the glass figurines but unfortunately they don't do demonstrations on Monday. Love the atmosphere.

1  Thank Cataquiroz27
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

We arrived about noon and by 12:30 the kiln and glass were hot enough to kick off the demonstration. The lady making the glass flowers was very talented and explained all the steops she was taking to make her flowers. Very interesting to watch her...More

2  Thank BordeauxGuy3
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Stadium seating to watch these artists at work. Amazing to watch and listen how each piece is made. Gallery of vases, lamps, lights etc. to purchase and they will create special orders pieces to meet customers wants/needs. Watching the craftsman blowing and creating each piece...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

Excellent instructive presentation. they will make glass art right in front of your eyes. your kids will be enthralled and you will too. not too far out of the way, and worth it. only take about 30 mins or more

Thank TexEire
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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Last Sunday we were out for a drive and I asked my niece and her children if they had ever seen glass blowing. They were excited to see the demonstration. Visiting from Florida for spring break, we had spent days trying a little bit of...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful glass art pieces and glass blowing demonstrations. It's a nice stop through and hard not to leave with a Beautiful unique glass piece.

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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Worth the time to stop. The shop has great pieces, staff friendly and the demo is free and informative.

Thank Orchard609
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