‘Tis the Season to Help Create Holiday Ornaments at Vetro Glassblowing Studio & Gallery
Vetro Glassblowing Studio & Fine Art Gallery, located in historic downtown Grapevine, is heating up the holiday season with hand-blown glass ornament events on select dates through December 31. Event participants can Help Create one-of-a-kind holiday ornaments. This interactive, fun and festive experience is perfect for friends, family, companies and children of all ages!
Extreme Ornament Help-Create events
Back by popular demand, guests may schedule reservations for Vetro’s Extreme Ornament Help-Create Events. Participants select colors from all of our color mixes of glass before applying the colors to a molten hot glass gather.
The event participants (12 years and older or at the glassblowers discretion) then reheat the glass color in Vetro’s 2,000 degree furnace. Twist your color to create your own personalized design. You heat the color in the 2,000-degree furnace. Newspaper to cool and shape the starter bubble. You stay by the artist while he/she teaches you about the iron mold used to make the optic shapes in your Glass Ornament. You stay by the artist while he/she blows out the ornament and adds a glass hook. You Fire Torch your ornament. Photo Op with your one-of-a-kind ornament! Pick-up glass piece the next business day after 3:00 pm or have it shipped for an additional fee. Price: $50 (plus tax) per ornament for each glass ornament created.
Reservations for the ALL Ornament Help-Create events must be made in advance online.
1 TIME-SLOT = 1 ORNAMENT = You may sign-up for as many “ORNAMENT-SLOTS” as you wish. We have two glassblowing benches, to ensure your reservation times stay together, please arrive 15 minutes prior to the first TIME-SLOT you registered for. After you arrive at Vetro’s gallery and sign the waiver, your TIME-SLOT reservations will all be signed in together!
Extreme Event Dates (check website for hours):
November 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 24 27, 28, and 29
December 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 29, 30 and 31
Deck the halls, dress the trees, and share the holiday cheer with handcrafted holiday ornaments that can be purchased in Vetro’s Fine Art Gallery. For more information, visit www.vetroartglass.com or call 817-251-1668.
ABOUT VETRO GLASSBLOWING STUDIO & FINE ART GALLERY
Centrally located between Fort Worth and Dallas, Vetro Glassblowing Studio & Fine Art Gallery is a focal point of the historic downtown district of Grapevine.
Vetro exhibits a gallery of fine art glass including founder David Gappa’s signature pieces, as well as a full working studio with a team of artisans holding live glassblowing demonstrations. Please visit our website at www.VetroArtGlass.com for days and times, or call the gallery at (817)251-1668.