Coming this October 2020!
We’re firing up our furnace for the Fall Season! Join Vetro in celebrating this Fall Season with Fire, Flames, and Pumpkins!
Bring the whole family to our Help Create Pumpkin Event; an interactive experience fun for kids and adults of all ages.
We will also have a variety of pumpkins and gourds for you to purchase if there is no time for our hands-on experience.
- Register online, pre-pay for your time slot.
- We want you and your loved ones to stay safe, so follow “Safe Social Distancing Practices” when in the Studio & Gallery, and please wear a mask. Vetro will follow all CDC & Tarrant County Guidelines to keep our glass loving patrons and staff safe!
- Choose from a selection of 5 color mixes
- Apply your own color to the hot molten glass
- Twist your color to create your own personalized design (14+yrs)
- You heat the color in the 2,000-degree furnace (14+yrs)
- The Process (continued):
- Newspaper to cool and shape the starter bubble (14+yrs)
- You stay by the artist while he/she teaches you about the iron mold used to make the optic shapes in your Glass Pumpkin
- You stay by the artist while he/she blows and shapes your Glass Pumpkin while you assist with the paddle to flatten the bottom (14+yrs)
- You stay by the artist while he/she gathers and applies the stem
- You FireTorch the stem (14+yrs)
- Photo Op with your one-of-a-kind Pumpkin!
- Pick up your glass artwork the following business day after 3:00 p.m. The gallery is open Tuesdays – Saturdays 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and closed Sundays and Mondays or you may have it shipped for an additional fee.
Browse and shop from a wide variety of Vetro Studio created glass pumpkins & gourds, perfect for your spooky but elegant pumpkin patch! With over fifty different artists displayed throughout Vetro’s Fine Art Gallery, this is the perfect place to find the perfect accessories for your Fall Festive outings!.
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.