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Mind Blown Studio

73 Sherman St, Deadwood, SD 57732-1340
+1 605-571-1071
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Incredibly artistry!

It was so neat getting to watch someone create a lovely vase. So much hard work and sweat! There... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rebecca W
watch them work

you can watch them blow glass while you get a sandwich, The food was really good and fresh but a... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2017
scottk1977
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Deadwood, South Dakota
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Experience the fascinating and exciting art form of hot glass blowing. Discover the unique qualities of molten glass as you manipulate it to create a one-of-a-kind piece of your own. All classes are private and you work beside an experienced instructor. No prior experience is necessary to enroll and participate in available classes. Spectators are welcome! Enjoy snacks, coffee drinks, cold beverages including beer and wine on site as you and/or others create unique glass sculptors. A variety of glass items are available for purchase and shipping is available. Hours vary for hot glass blowing demonstrations, please call for current information.
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73 Sherman St, Deadwood, SD 57732-1340
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was so neat getting to watch someone create a lovely vase. So much hard work and sweat! There are already created glass items for sale too.

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Susan D, Owner at Mind Blown Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review and comments! I have been watching Toni create glass items for more that 15 years, and I am still amazed with each creation. Please come visit us again!

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Reviewed October 11, 2017

you can watch them blow glass while you get a sandwich, The food was really good and fresh but a little spendy for a family . !More

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Susan D, Owner at Mind Blown Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you! I just want to clarify that the food offered is limited. Breakfast sandwiches, snacks, and some lunch items are offered. Also a full espresso bar is available along with soft drinks and beer. I make this clarification because prior to April 2017 the...More

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Reviewed September 13, 2017

We stopped here for a cup of coffee after a museum. Not only was the coffee good, but the explanation of what the glass worker was doing was great. Worth a quick stop for sure.

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Susan D, Owner at Mind Blown Studio, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2017

Thank you! Toni loves sharing her art with observers, and especially enjoys teaching class participants the art of hot glass blowing.

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Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

This was the one place I was looking forward to visiting. However there is no glass blowing until August. Very disappointing. There were a few shelves of pieces for sale.More

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Susan D, Owner at Mind Blown Studio, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2017

We understand your disappointment in not being able to observe a glass blowing demonstration and/or participate in a glass class. We did everything within our influence (website, Facebook, etc.) to notify potential visitors that the glass blower, Toni, would not be in the studio from...More

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Reviewed July 4, 2017

We visited the coffee shop and watched the artisan at work, then shopped the wares. It was interesting watching the molten lump of glass become a work of art.More

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Susan D, Owner at Mind Blown Studio, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2017

We are so glad you enjoyed the hot glass blowing demonstration. I agree it is amazing to watch, and I found that it is even more amazing to create a product as I manipulated the molten glass into a paperweight when I participated in one...More

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Reviewed June 18, 2017

We were looking for somewhere to get coffee and passed by this cute little shop. So glad we found it. The service was excellent and the coffe was great. My large chai tea latte was under $4 and my husbands regular coffee was under $2....More

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Susan D, Owner at Mind Blown Studio, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2017

Thank you! So glad you found the service excellent and the refreshments you purchased good at a fair price.

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Reviewed April 11, 2017

We stop here for coffee each time we travel to Deadwood. The Studio is located in the garage repair space of the old gas station. the coffee shop is next to the repair space. Love to eat a breakfast sandwich and watch them blow glass....More

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Susan D, Owner at Mind Blown Studio, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2017

Thank you for the kind review of our amenities. As we approach spring and summer weather the outdoor seating is a valued addition. As you said, there is great people watching on the deck as you enjoy hot glass blowing, superb coffee, and snacks. We...More

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Reviewed March 1, 2017

Our hotel did not offer breakfast, so we went for a walk, looking for a good place to eat. I checked out Yelp, and this was the winner. We are so glad we came here, the food was really wholesome, the service was amazing, and...More

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Susan D, Owner at Mind Blown Studio, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2017

We are so glad you found Pump House at Mind Blown Studio. Toni, the local glass gaffer, is amazing to watch. She and her craft make this place a unique and wonderful destination. We are glad you will return, and we look forward to it!

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Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

Huge thank you to Toni for the glass blowing demo for the Miss Adventures! Very interesting to see how it's done. Can't wait to try a class.

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pump h, Owner at Mind Blown Studio, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2017

You are welcome! It was my pleasure. See you in class!

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Reviewed November 12, 2016

This place is great. Such a fun experience! Basically, they teach you how to work with blown glass and you get to make your own creation. There are various "projects" that you chose from, from simple ornaments and paperweights, to more elaborate vases and plates....More

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pump h, Owner at Mind Blown Studio, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2016

Isn't it amazing how pliable glass is in it's molten stage?! Toni loves sharing her art and passion with interested students. Thank you for the recommendation!

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