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Sunspots Studios & Glassblowing

202 S Lewis St, Staunton, VA 24401-4257
+1 540-885-0678
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Glass Blowing Education

Went here to see the wonderful selection of hand-blown glass items, largely made in the studio... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Lake Jackson, Texas
Sunspots Studios Glass Blowing

A very interesting visit to this studio. The people were very friendly and informative. The glass... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
George R
via mobile
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Watch Art Happen at Sunspots Studios! See live glass blowing demonstrations daily until 4pm. Open 7 days a week. Our gallery/gift shop is filled with colorful hand-blown glass made in our studios. Vases, bird feeders, oil candles, drinking glasses, ornaments and more glitter in our gallery. Blow your own ornament with the assistance of one of our glass blowers. We also carry local and American artisan-made jewelry and accessories, including Alex and Ani jewelry. Don't miss Virginia's most unique shopping experience.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
202 S Lewis St, Staunton, VA 24401-4257
+1 540-885-0678
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Went here to see the wonderful selection of hand-blown glass items, largely made in the studio. The bonus was the demonstration in the studio. The artisan was very friendly and knowledgeable not only showing off his craft but patiently answering questions. It was a really...More

Thank ljtraveler_11
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

A very interesting visit to this studio. The people were very friendly and informative. The glass blowers demonstrated techniques of what were used to make their unique glass pieces that they had on display. They answered all of the questions that we asked. It was...More

Thank George R
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This is a return trip for me; love to visit at least once a year to make an ornament. We brought a friend with us this time and glass blower Joe was awesome. Our friend was an older gentleman and Joe made sure to provide...More

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We were in Staunton to see Much Ado About Nothing at the American Shakespeare Center and had some extra time to hang out around town. We came upon Sunspot and were pleasantly surprised. The show room is filled with shining pieces of hand blown glass...More

Thank nancyemi513
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Not only did this studio have absolutely gorgeous pieces for sale, but they also have an open studio where you can watch the artists in the process of glassblowing. The artist did an incredible job of explaining what he was doing and why he was...More

Thank RachelJoy82
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Not quite Murano but clean attractive and friendly. We arrived at closing so we did not get to watch any craftsmen at their art. Stor glassware seemed a little pricey.

Thank Mr H
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Besides being a terrific handblown glass studio in downtown Staunton, you can try your hand, or maybe your lungs, at blowing your very own holiday ornament. Or maybe you want to hang it in a window to catch the light. You have lots of choices...More

Thank cl0wdy
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This place is just plain cool. The craftsmen are very informative and it is interesting to watch items being made and how they do it. The products are really beautiful and there is so much from which to choose. The staff were very friendly and...More

Thank amm1227
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Just killing time in Staunton while my husband worked. Saw a flier for Sunspot and decided to visit. What a great way to spend a morning! You visit the actual glass blowing studio. Watching the artists work with the hot glass and even hotter furnaces...More

Thank RocketCitySue
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Even though on this day, they were not blowing glass, they took us back to the studio and showed up exactly how the processess are completed. Very informative and knowledgable staff. Absolutely beatiful glass pieces. You must see!!

Thank Terri W
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