Private Glassblowing

Brooklyn, NY

From: $271.00 2 Options Available
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Brooklyn, NY

For one of the most unique things to do in NYC on a weekend, engage in a Private Glass Blowing Class in NYC!

  • Discover the magic behind molten glass, design a colorful piece of art that's all your own.
  • Receive hands-on guidance from an expert glassblower in NYC with 25+ years of experience.
  • Practice skills behind the art and science of glass blowing: safety, handling, Venetian cane techniques, color application, cold working, and casting.
  • Your Brooklyn glassblowing instructor's work is sold around the world in places such as the Museum of Modern Art.
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

Saturdays - 12:00 PM

Essential Information
  • Participants must be at least 16 years old
  • Participants under 18 years old must be accompanied by a parent
  • All levels are welcome and your class will cater toward your ability
  • Materials and tools are included
  • Students typically will take home handmade marbles and a paperweight so that they can show their work to the world
  • Items must cool overnight in the oven, but will be available for pick-up
    • Shipping fees will apply for items that cannot be picked up
2 hours per class
Experience Provider Info
Complete information for your Experience Provider, including contact information, will be included on your booking confirmation email once you or your gift recipient have scheduled the experience. Our Product Management team handpicks top-rated experience providers, removing the guesswork for you and ensuring your peace of mind.
Maximum Participants
For 1 or 2 participants depending on the option selected.
This is a private glassblowing class.
Weather Dependent
This experience is not weather dependent.
What To Wear
Wear long sleeves and long pants made of cotton. Please also wear closed toed shoes and bring eyewear.
Do I need to have experience?

You don't need any glass blowing experience. All skill levels are welcome, whether it's your first time giving glass blowing lessons a go, or you have prior experience. The instructor will be sure to tailor the class to best fit your ability.

Can I take my designed piece home at the end of the class?

Due to the heating and cooling characteristics of glass, your creation must be left overnight at the studio, to cool in the oven and set properly. Items may be picked up by students shortly thereafter, and shipping is available (for a fee) for those unable to return to the Brooklyn location.

Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 14 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have received a booking confirmation, cancellations and rescheduling are allowed up to 14 days prior to the experience. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel and reschedule at least 14 days prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience.

Brooklyn, NY

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