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Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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what a treat

Called in as we were passing.The studio has many beautiful works of art/glass. We called back on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Great 'Taster Session'

Spent an afternoon on one of Ed's taster sessions learning to make a paperweight. It started with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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An independent glassblowing studio / gallery in Sandown, Isle of Wight. A family run business now in it's 20th year making beautiful hand sculpted art glass inspired by the natural surroundings of the island. Witness the magic of this ancient craft...more
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22 Melville Street, Sandown PO36 8HX, England
+44 1983 402515
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in as we were passing.The studio has many beautiful works of art/glass. We called back on our last day,to buy some glass.Ed could not have been more interesting and entertaining.On purchasing some items,he asked if we would like a demonstration? It was fascinating, even...More

Thank PaulT12-18
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent an afternoon on one of Ed's taster sessions learning to make a paperweight. It started with him giving a demonstration of his art making a penguin and a flower and blowing glass until it just had to burst! Very dramatic. Very hands on with...More

1  Thank Brackenfig
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We popped in to look at the glass on sale and were lucky enough to arrive just before Ed began his demonstration. The talk was informative whilst still being fun. Ed demonstrated making a glass penguin and a flower. It was so lovely that I...More

Thank Tracey K
Reviewed 20 May 2018

A very interesting experience, and we were amazed to watch how glass is shaped into different ornamental objects. Fascinating to watch. The staff were very friendly and helpful, and we were made to feel most welcome in the workshop. Thank you very much for making...More

Thank Pete W
Reviewed 9 October 2017

As our hotel was inland we had to walk past this shop on our way to the beach. Very friendly staff and it was great to be able to watch the glass creators work. It's a shame that it's off the Beaton track as we...More

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Always worth a visit to buy birthday and Christmas presents . Very friendly and knowledgeable with the added attraction of watching glass blowing demonstrations. No pressure to buy but you will be tempted by the unique pieces. Have visited with husband and disabled son who...More

Thank vronibingham
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Visted the studio and its a laid back artist/maker/shop vibe and Ed gives demonstrations of glass blowing and making. Nice place and will visit again :)

1  Thank brucewebb2005
Reviewed 28 August 2017

This is a must when visiting Sandown. The place is amazing with regular opportunities to learn about glass blowing from the expert and owner of this establishment. There are even training sessions that can be booked. A wide variety of glass items can be purchased...More

Thank Ginny891
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Super place to visit. We watched their glass blowing demonstration at 4 p.m. which is both informative and entertaining - saw them make a glass penguin, a glass flower and an enormous glass bubble. Ed is clearly very knowledgeable and passionate about what he does....More

Thank NBoniface
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Beautiful shop. Friendly staff. Great products at lovely prices. Brought a green glass heart and engraved for free.

1  Thank Louise L
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