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The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio

1304 E Market St, Suite W, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5468
+1 434-977-9009
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Surprisingly, this was the highlight of our trip to Charlottesville

My wife and I celebrated our wedding anniversary in Charlottesville and we planned a lot of events... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Chip L
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Raleigh, North Carolina
Not impressed

My husband and I found this business on TripAdvisor and decided to try it. What a mistake hard to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Joy P
via mobile
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Introducing the only interactive studio of its kind in Virginia... Drop in any time and create one-of-a-kind glass gifts, hand made by YOU. No experience required - we'll show you how!Create beautiful fused glass jewelry, sun catchers, candle holders, picture frames, etc. Make your own sandblasted glasses or plates. There's something for everyone! All ages are welcome. The possibilities are endless!Visit our gift gallery for unique handmade glass art.
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 18:00
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1304 E Market St, Suite W, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5468
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+1 434-977-9009
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I celebrated our wedding anniversary in Charlottesville and we planned a lot of events. Winery tours, Presidential homes, downtown shopping and of course lots of restaurants. In the end, we stopped by the Glass Palette and made a cheese plate together. Neither...More

Thank Chip L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I found this business on TripAdvisor and decided to try it. What a mistake hard to find little parking and when we went in it took five minutes for someone to speak to us.she then told us she'd be right with us,well...More

Thank Joy P
GlassGals, Owner at The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

I'm so sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your experience visiting the studio. Weekends can get very busy for us, and with one of the owners out sick like we had this past week we can get overwhelmed! Although the parking lot is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We planned a trip to Thomas Jefferson's Monticello for Father's Day (a 2 hour drive). Because the historic site was of more interest to the "big kids" (15 and 13) we planned a visit to the Glass Palatte (based on TA reviews) for the "little...More

Thank Mom4XChevyChase
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were on vacation in Gordonsville, and spent the day at Monticello/downtown Cville. Looking for something different for two 12 year old girls. I had been to similar craft shops for ceramics or pottery, but never one for glass. The girls had a blast creating...More

1  Thank Charles P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the BEST afternoon we spent on our vacation! My father, who hates most "crafty" things had a great time and we are headed back tomorrow to make another piece! The owner was kind, helpful and answered EVERY question we had :) The glass...More

1  Thank Elizabeth E
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Watch out because you are likely to get addicted to the easy process and fun results of glass fusing with the Glass Palette folks. You'll come away with something cool and have a super fun evening or class.

Thank Cindy M
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I'm so glad my wife found this place! At first glance I didn't really know what we signed up for, but after meeting the owner and having her explain the process it all started making sense. This place is science and art mixed together. She'll...More

Thank seadogs04103
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I went to Glass Palette as a "walk-in" although I had stopped in previously just to find out how they worked. So I went with the intention of making earrings, and in 90 minutes or so, I had made 2 pairs of earrings that I...More

Thank pcat2017
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We arrived at 5 and were told it was too late; we needed AT LEAST an hour and a half to complete the project. The kids were so looking forward to it but we just didn't have time in our schedule to come back. If...More

Thank deuxbebes
GlassGals, Owner at The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Hello, and thanks for your suggestion to add more info to our website. Just to clarify, your group actually arrived on Friday at 5:25, 35 minutes before our closing time. We are very flexible with our hours and often stay after hours so that our...More

Reviewed 22 March 2017

2 kids and mom, 2 seniors and we all had a blast. Maria was very patient, very encouraging. We were all novices and they helped us through the process.

Thank Donna S
GlassGals, Owner at The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Thank you so much for your great review, we are so glad to hear that your visit was enjoyed! Hope to see you all again soon!

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howdycuz
Price range for the BYOB?
14 February 2016|
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Response from rialou116 | Reviewed this property |
The piece we made was 55.00 dollars. Various prices from 50.00 to 300.00. Lots of fun!
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howdycuz
Price range for the BYOB?
14 February 2016|
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Response from 278Chrisbill | Reviewed this property |
I think the small pieces start at about $35. There were four in our group 2 of us worked on one piece and two others did separate ones. We were very pleased with our end results .
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