Boise Art Glass


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In a Nutshell

Glass master equips students to spin molten glass into vibrant & colorful paperweight, mug, or bowl over furnace’s open flames

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Oct 4, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy multiple as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. 24hr cancellation notice or $40 fee may apply. Closed toe shoes required. Classes are non-transferable. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Glass can be exquisite in its myriad forms, from the ornate windows of a Gothic cathedral to the crystalline webbing of a freshly vandalized windshield. Reflect on beauty with this Groupon.

$75 for a One-Hour Glass-Blowing Class for Two (Up to a $150 Value)

Glass master Filip Vogelpohl welcomes students into his studio for a hands-on private glass-blowing class. Students spin molten glass around the tip of a long metal rod, and then mold and shape the glowing goo over the furnace’s open flames, pausing only to make room for impatient Boy Scouts roasting marshmallows. Students can personalize their projects by shaping glass into a paperweight, mug, or bowl, and tinting it with vibrant colors.

Our customers loved this deal last year, earning Boise Art Glass a spot on Groupon's Best of 2011 list.

Boise Art Glass

Prague-born Filip Vogelpohl kindled his passion for glass blowing within his Boise home garage. As his knack for flame-working increased, Vogelpohl left the garage and traveled the world, honing his craft under the tutelage of internationally renowned glass blowers. Now, Vogelpohl welcomes fledgling glass blowers into his studio for small group classes. He also invites spectators to watch the studio's artists as they shape molten glass and borosilicate into jewelry or vases, which then go up for sale in the gallery. On the first Thursday of every month, the furnaces keep firing until 9 p.m. during free glass-blowing demonstrations as a part of the First Thursday Art Walk.

Customer Reviews

Thanks it was fun
Valerie H. · January 4, 2013
It was a great, fun experience!
Caralee C. · November 21, 2012
Loved it!!!!!!! Going to do it again!
Mary W. · October 31, 2012
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    530 W Myrtle St.

    Boise, Idaho 83702


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