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$49 for a Make-Your-Own-Wineglass Workshop at Zen Glass Studios in St. Petersburg ($100 Value)

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Experienced artisans enlighten students on how to forge, form & finish their own wineglasses from provided materials

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Promotional value expires Sep 28, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy multiple as gifts. 24hr cancellation notice or $25 fee may apply. Must sign waiver. Reservation required 48hr in advance. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Zen Glass Studios - St. Petersburg: $49 for a Make-Your-Own-Wineglass Workshop at Zen Glass Studios in St. Petersburg ($100 Value)

Artists always want muses without realizing they are a big responsibility—demanding regular walks, a ticket to every sunset, and smoothies made of old pastels and greek yogurt. Cultivate your creativity an easier way with today's Groupon: for $49, you get a make-your-own-wineglass workshop at Zen Glass Studios in St. Petersburg (a $100 value).

Zen Glass Studios infuses minds with the refractory secrets and delicate techniques of glass art. Customers can graduate from drinking out of plasticware and upside-down construction helmets by crafting a custom gulping apparatus in the 30-minute one-on-one make-your-own-wineglass workshop. All materials come included in the class, during which the helpful staff will instruct artisans on the methods behind melting, twisting, and mixing colored and clear glass together for the stem. Students will then graft the stem to their own preferred style of cup, with options including martini glasses, champagne flutes, and beer trumpets.

Zen Glass Studios

Much like professional skydivers, wily coyotes, and other careers that involve a degree of danger, most professional glassblowers aren’t self-taught. Joshua Poll, however, learned to harness the glass furnace all by himself, today imparting more than a decade of self-taught experience to Zen Glass Studios, where he and fellow glass smith David Walker create custom works of art by hand. Together they shape glass into authentic and unique pieces, including custom glassware and jewelry to wear while meeting a spouse’s goldfish for the first time.

Within their studio, Joshua and David teach workshops and classes, during which students survey basic to advanced glass-blowing techniques, crafting their own handmade objects such as ornaments, beer glasses, and vases. The duo also runs a full glassblower training program, which follows a syllabus structured to arm all students with all the necessary skills to set out on their own in the industry, just as Joshua did all those years ago.

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99% of 379 customers recommend

Go when it's cooler outside. It's super hot! Lots of fun, but you'll sweat in the summer.
Leslie F. · a day ago
My husband and I did the glass making class together. We really enjoyed learning about the craft and doing the hands on work. The instructor took his time with us and helped with every step. We loved the experience - and our martini and champagne glasses!
Coleen S. · 6 days ago
The instructor was very welcoming and very informative. I'm not a creative type, but it was still a fun experience.
Candice H. · July 10, 2016
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    St. Petersburg

    600 27th St. S

    St. Petersburg, Florida 33712

    727-323-3141

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