$20 for a Christmas Ornament Glassblowing Class at Flo Glassblowing ($39.55 Value)

Hintonburg - Mechanicsville

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Families and artists of all ages create glass Christmas ornaments by blowing through instruments while a skilled instructor handles glass

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Flo Glassblowing - Hintonburg - Mechanicsville: $20 for a Christmas Ornament Glassblowing Class at Flo Glassblowing ($39.55 Value)

Creating a masterwork of art can be like wandering through a maze: after a lengthy period of reflection and contemplation, you’ll still probably starve. Appreciate the figurative risks and transcendent joys of artistic creativity with this Groupon.

$20 for Christmas Ornament Glassblowing Class ($39.95 Value)

During the hour class, groups of no more than six guests learn the basics of working with liquid glass. Families gather around an instructor who handles hot, molten glass while participants of any age blow through an instrument to fashion their very own Christmas ornament. An ideal family holiday outing. Click here for a list of class times.

Instructors handle all heat aspects of the glassblowing process.

Flo Glassblowing

After moving to town in 2005, glass artisan Melody Jewitt was renting studio time in Merrickville, Ontario. While at work, the Sheridan Institute–trained craftswoman discovered a kindred glassblowing spirit in the studio's owner, Bronwen McKnight, who has since retired. The two forged a friendship and artistic alliance that eventually became a business venture as well—their Ottawa studio dubbed Flo Glassblowing. The women used the studio to produce new work, continue their ongoing experiments with glass catcher's-mitt prototypes, and showcase their best designs. They also offer visitors a variety of workshops tailored to all ages, in which they reveal the secrets of flameworking, fusing, and casting that enable students to execute their own small glass pieces. In addition to the workshops, the studio creates a wide variety of custom glass blown products.


Tips

97% of 587 customers recommend

  • “Wear comfortable -but not too loose - clothing. It gets warm. Relax.”

  • “A good introduction to see if you would want to continue.”

  • “So much fun! If you listen well and work quickly you can make more beads. A little warm with the flame so wear light clothes.”

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    Hintonburg - Mechanicsville

    957 Gladstone Ave

    Suite C

    Ottawa, ON K1Y 3E5

    +16136953563

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