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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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Highlight of everyone's weekend!

Everyone had such a great couple hours here, and we're going to be sending more "students" their... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Pasadena, California
Wonderful way to create a lasting memory of a visit to Santa Barbara.

This was fantastic activity. Saul is relentless patient and astonishingly knowledgeable artist... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2018
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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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706 E Mason St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3313
+1 805-965-1541
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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

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.

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

Thank Basil H
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!

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Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

Making a glass candy bowl was a once in a lifetime experience. The owner is a true, brilliant artist who puts his soul into all of his work and LOVES sharing his passion for glass blowing with his guests. We got to do everything hands...More

Thank Lena T
Reviewed June 12, 2018

My wife and I heard about the couples glass blowing class from a friend and decided to fit it into our three day vacation. It turned out to be the big highlight of the trip. Saul, the owner and instructor, is more of a mentor...More

Thank Linda W
Reviewed June 8, 2018

Okay - maybe not temperature wise...but the Private Couple Class is the consummate date idea for those looking to step it up a notch. This was one of the most unique and fun activities I've done in a while. If you are visiting Santa Barbara,...More

Thank Discrn_Trvlr
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Saul is an amazing teacher. He was so patient and helped me to create a unique momento of my time in Santa Barbara. He is a creative genius!!!! Highly recommended.

Thank OSull123
Reviewed May 13, 2018

Saul was amazing. He definately has the patience and charisma to lead you on a path of personal creativity! If you watch glass blowing online you notice a team of people handling the glass for various techniques in order to split the work load. At...More

Thank DannionRiest
Reviewed March 19, 2018

Saul is an amazing teacher who will guide you through the process of creating a glass sculpture that you will treasure. You will learn how to color and blow glass into a work of art, while creating your own keepsake in the process. Great family...More

Thank Mark M
sbartglass, Owner at Santa Barbara Art Glass, responded to this reviewResponded May 18, 2018

Dear Mark M, Thank you for taking the time and sharing your experience with our TripAdvisor's friends. Hope to see you again in beautiful Santa Barbara.

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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