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A little intimidating, but the instructor really does most of the work!

The sign up process is a little bit odd - it took several emails and phone calls back and forth... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
milril44
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NYC, NY
Great Experience! Employee Unprofessionalism!

We were a group of three. I booked the appointment via completing an online form. I received a call... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
AfrinetNYC
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New York City, New York
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Visitors are treated to the breathtaking daily demonstrations. Hands on two-hour classes available in Venetian Glassblowing, Torchwork, Welding, Metal Sculpture, Printmaking, Jewelry, Stained Glass, Sugar Blowing and Copper Enameling. Prominent New...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When we were enjoying the art work a woman from the gallery approached me and asked me to turn my backpack to the front. This was a perfectly reasonable request and I was happy to do it. However, she then proceeded to lecture me about...More

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Geriod B, Guest Relations Manager at New Orleans Glassworks & Printmaking Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Our studio has been exhibiting glass for the past 40 years engaging visitors in hands-on class in glass blowing, metal sculpture, and printmaking. We have had to post two posters 11x17 one in the front of the building as you enter and the other as...More

Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

We have been here several times. This year during our annual vacation to NOLA, we brought our 21 year old daughter. She loved looking at all the glass pieces of art for sale and enjoyed watching a student making their glass creation. We spent about...More

1  Thank Judy G
Reviewed 18 March 2018

We found out about this class when we arrived to New Orleans. We made the reservations for the two hour glassblowing class and was warmly welcomed even though we arrived early. Zack was terrific. Keep in mind this could be dangerous given the high heat...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

We signed up for the two hour workshop on a lark. I saw it on TripAdvisor after we got to NOLA. Wow, what a fun and unique thing to do as a couple. I’m not at all crafty, but they guide you expertly through the...More

1  Thank Steven B
Reviewed 14 January 2018

En route to the WWII Museum we happened upon this studio that was no more than a 15-minute walk outside of the Quarter. While the art of glass blowing has always excited me having taken lessons in another city, I recommend visiting the studio if...More

1  Thank DP49
Reviewed 3 January 2018

If you are looking for something really entertaining and different to do in New Orleans, I would recommend a visit to New Orleans Glassworks. The studio has some really amazing glasswork. However, to get the full experience, you need to take the two hour glassblowing...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

The sign up process is a little bit odd - it took several emails and phone calls back and forth just to try to get a two hour class scheduled and confirmed. When you indicate your interest by filling out the inquiry on their website,...More

Thank milril44
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We were a group of three. I booked the appointment via completing an online form. I received a call from a woman to complete the registration process and schedule the date and time. Initially, I scheduled a Blow Your Own Glass session for two people....More

2  Thank AfrinetNYC
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We went to watch the glass blowing as advertised on the sign outside. The men blowing the glass seemed to not want us there. Since I like to support non-profit schools I went out to look at the items that I thought were for sale....More

1  Thank Shirley B
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I loved this place. I had a great time learning to blow glass. The instructor was also awesome. Great personality and instructor.

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Donna M
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Other reviewers said it was $155 for a two hour session. I went to their websites and the prices aren't posted there either.
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