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The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio

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Great way to spend an afternoon

While on vacation, my friends and I spent a wonderful, relaxing afternoon at this studio. Each of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tammy H
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Harrietta, Michigan
Great time on our weekend away

We are thrilled to have found such a wonderful gem in Charlottesville! It was 2 hours of laughing... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
lulalover76
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Martinsville, Virginia
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Introducing the only interactive studio of its kind in Virginia... Drop in any time and create one-of-a-kind glass gifts, hand made by YOU. No experience required - we'll show you how!Create beautiful fused glass jewelry, sun catchers, candle...more
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1304 E Market St, Suite W, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5468
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While on vacation, my friends and I spent a wonderful, relaxing afternoon at this studio. Each of us was able to create our own item in our own style, and for a very reasonable amount, our finished projects were shipped to our homes. A good...More

Thank Tammy H
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I had somewhat of a hard time finding the Glass Palette, but when I did I was pleasantly surprised. They had numerous projects to choose from generally from $20 on up. If you were staying in the area for a week or more they would...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We are thrilled to have found such a wonderful gem in Charlottesville! It was 2 hours of laughing, meeting new people and allowing the daily stresses to melt away. We will definitely be back again! Thank you.

1  Thank lulalover76
Reviewed 10 August 2018

We enjoyed making our stained glass projects. Each of us were able to create our own project in our own style. A lot of fun and beautiful keepsake.

1  Thank Lora C
Reviewed 26 July 2018

My partner, mom, and I went there after Seeing the ad on trip advisor. We showed up and were taken to a table and explained how the process worked. The people working there were fantastic. We had such fun Making vases and can’t wait for...More

1  Thank pfforrest
GlassGals, Owner at The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Thank you for your review, we are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience creating your vases!

Reviewed 24 July 2018

This is a good place to go when you want to be creative or if you want to get out of the heat or the rain. There are a variety of items that you can choose to create, ranging from small items (like Christmas ornaments)...More

1  Thank 459terry
GlassGals, Owner at The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review! We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience of creating in our studio and hope to see you again :-)

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I went to this studio with some distant relatives while on vacation in Virginia, and we could not have found a more pleasant way to spend an afternoon. The entire process of the glass making was thoroughly explained to us, leaving with us the tools...More

1  Thank Krissie101
GlassGals, Owner at The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review! I'm happy to hear that you all enjoyed creating glass in our studio. We hope to see you again next time you are visiting Charlottesville!

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and daughter went along to the glass palatte and spent 3 hours designing and constructing two items for themselves. The staff were great and agreed to ship the items once fired to our next holiday accommodation. Great value for money and something to...More

Thank Pegers
GlassGals, Owner at The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

We are happy to hear that your family enjoyed their experience creating in our studio! Please visit again next time you are in the area :-)

Reviewed 1 July 2018

We were intrigued by the website and stopped to visit; we didn’t have time to engage in a project. The owner was very welcoming and took time to show us around, explain the process and tell us what happens in the workshop. I would have...More

Thank Sharon C
GlassGals, Owner at The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to stop by! We hope you will have another opportunity to visit and spend some time creating your own art :-)

Reviewed 21 June 2018

We were looking for something off the beaten path from Northern Virginia and found The Glass Palette on Trip Advisor. It took us about 2 hours from points west of D.C. and was an easy drive down Rt 29 (watch out for State Troopers!) We...More

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GlassGals, Owner at The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Thank you for your review and for making the trip to visit our studio! We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience creating your own glass. Please visit us again next time you're looking for a getaway!

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Michael E
19 June 2018|
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Response from GlassGals | Property representative |
Hi Michael, The previous answer is correct! The average amount of time is 1.5-2 hours working in the studio. Prices start around $20, the average amount spent per person tends to be around $35-40. Hope to see you in the... More
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howdycuz
15 February 2016|
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Response from GlassGals | Property representative |
Our walk-in project prices start at $20 and go up from there based primarily on size. During parties or BYOB evenings the choices will be limited. Feel free to call the studio anytime for information on project options and... More
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howdycuz
15 February 2016|
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Response from 278Chrisbill | Reviewed this property |
I think the small pieces start at about $35. There were four in our group 2 of us worked on one piece and two others did separate ones. We were very pleased with our end results .
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