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Santa Barbara Art Glass

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Glass blowing class, so much fun

My wife and I took a glass blowing class this week. We thoroughly enjoyed it, and we came away with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Park City, Utah
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Discover your artistic talent

A group of four friends scheduled the beginners glass blowing class with Artist Saul Alcaraz. He... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
McMinnville, Oregon
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Make something beautiful: in our private glassblowing class for two with an item to take home. A stone's throw from Stearn's Wharf rests Saul Alcaraz's studio, Santa Barbara Art Glass, where you'll discover blown glass is functional art -- and that...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
706 E Mason St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3313
+1 805-965-1541
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I took a glass blowing class this week. We thoroughly enjoyed it, and we came away with a couple of pieces of glass that we like a lot. Although not all glass comes out of the kiln unscathed, and my bowl had...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TomLikesGoodFood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of four friends scheduled the beginners glass blowing class with Artist Saul Alcaraz. He is an excellent instructor. This class is not just a demo where you watch artists create their masterpieces--but a hands-on class where you are guided by Saul every step...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rickkrochalis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Saul is incredibly talented! It was such fun learning about the process of glass blowing. Saul even demonstrated how he makes some of his artwork! Absolutely wonderful! I would highly recommend this tour to anyone!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Hannah H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I love blown art glass and have several pieces in the house. We’ve always been interested in watching artists blow glass but never thought we’d actually be able to do it ourselves without taking lengthy classes, assuming we could find one. We...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Theodore U
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First of all my son Stephen and I are so blessed by Saul, his lovely wife Gina and their precious son Stephen for the most enjoyable time!! Our do it yourself experience taught patiently by Saul is the best. The color combinations of glass and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank L R
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

The instructor’s passion for glass blowing is contagious. His enthusiasm for the craft got us really interested in the class and made for a really fun time. The instructor was amazing, and he let us do as much as we were comfortable doing, making our...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

Everyone had such a great couple hours here, and we're going to be sending more "students" their way. I was especially glad that each one of us had the opportunity to really do every step, including trying to pull(?) a glob of glass out of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank P S
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

This was fantastic activity. Saul is relentless patient and astonishingly knowledgeable artist. Great experience! We love the bowls we made. Don’t miss it! Worth every cent. Good for older kids too.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DocBG
Reviewed July 5, 2018

What a lovely family! I signed up my wife to take a beginner class with Saul as we passed thru Santa Barbara the other day. We were welcomed very warmly by the owners' son and had a wonderful conversation. My wife enjoyed her class and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank bhashem
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time and created unique pieces of art to have at home! Saul made it look easy..it isn't, but it was definitely fun and a memorable day in Santa Barbara!! Thanks so much!

Date of experience: June 2018
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Response from blackgrongle33 | Reviewed this property |
Search sbartglass At the top of the page you will see classes. This is the website of the glass blowing shop. If you do not find exactly what you are looking for here, call them at the number listed on the website. They... More