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Glass making workshop

This visit was our forth! Janet is great at explaining to the children what to do and also... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
Durham, United Kingdom
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Afternoon creativitu

Some lovely family time spent making glass decorations to be fired. Lots of patience and help from... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2018
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Crushed Chilli Gallery is owned by Stained Glass and Fused Glass artist Janet Rogers.The gallery in the centre of Durham City, showcases a fine range of contemporary art, including: paintings, sculpture, furniture, ceramics, glass, jewellery and...more
The Old Hall South Street, Durham DH1 4QP, England
+44 191 375 0644
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Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

This visit was our forth! Janet is great at explaining to the children what to do and also allowing them the freedom to express their own designs - and it helps that there is juice and a big bucket of sweets on offer too!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Some lovely family time spent making glass decorations to be fired. Lots of patience and help from Janet. And a lovely cup of tea. A great activity to do with children or as an adult for creativity or mindfulness. Concentrate on making a patterned tile...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Called in during a recent trip to Durham. Had a chance to chat to Janet about the varied and beautiful pieces she creates. The gallery is very central and light and bright. Lots of other artists work to observe and a very relaxing way to...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Cowlinge_Blue
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We came across this place tucked away on one of the many cobbled streets in the City of Durham. A beautifully kept gallery and shop packed with a myriad of unusual glassware, most of the works seemed to be hand made on the site and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank derek b
Reviewed 17 October 2017

A lovely shop where you always get a warm welcome! There are so many beautiful things to look at and buy. And it's great fun to make something for yourself - a very relaxing way to spend time, and something to be proud of to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Malcolm L
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

I have been here alot and always manage to find a beautiful piece of art to buy and have even taken part in the fused glass workshop aswell. Janet and her friend/colleague are so lovely and friendly. I own afew beautiful things from this gallery/studio!

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank stevenperkins5
Reviewed 16 October 2017

My children had a great time making their own personal glass creations, a place mat and a butterfly to hang on her bedroom window. The work shop was very safe and children wore eye protection The shop is full of beautiful gifts, all hand made...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Mandeep960
Reviewed 16 October 2017

An interesting array of Janet's unique glassware, ceramics, and other art and crafts by local artists. Janet provides workshops in fused and stained glass. Drop-in workshops available. Great for adults and children alike. Nice selection of gifts and cards.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Janet has repaired and created several pieces for my home. What an incredible artist she is :) She repaired a skylight, repaired 2 fireside stained glass panels and then created a new matching skylight for over the door frame. She made a matching stained glass...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank sttudy
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We visited as a family treat day with a 14/12 year old kids. It was really chilled and relaxing as we all made our own pieces. Highly recommend a visit to make or buy. I ended up buying 5 special durham coasters as well. Will...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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