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Sunspots Studios

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“glass blower”(24 reviews)
“beautiful glass”(18 reviews)
“for sale”(22 reviews)
Watch Art Happen at Sunspots Studios! See live glass blowing demonstrations daily until 4pm. Open 7 days a week. Our gallery/gift shop is filled with colorful hand-blown glass made in our studios. Vases, bird feeders, oil candles, drinking glasses...more
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202 S Lewis St, Staunton, VA 24401-4257
+1 540-885-0678
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Reviewed January 3, 2019

We had heard about a glassblowing shop in town and decided to go check it out. First there is a lovely glass shop, where you can buy beautiful glass creations made in house, or by other glass crafters. When the craftsmen are working, you can...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 1Kmonkeys
Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

This place was very cool and the artisan was great about talking us through what he was doing and why. The only reason I didn’t give it 5 stars was because the furnace with their clear glass was acting up which limited what we could...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kdavis83
Reviewed November 6, 2018

This shop is located in downtown Staunton. The building is old and quaint. The front has a wonderful display of glass ornaments, vases, decorative, jewelry, cups and mugs. The rear of the store has a glass blowing workshop. Customers are invited to sit and n...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jlp414
Reviewed October 23, 2018

We have been to several glass blowing studio's and each one is different. So, it is worth making a stop at any you may encounter. The city of Staunton and the area offers a diverse collection of artists. Glass blowing is one of them and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Had a great visit to this Studio. The glass blowing was very good to watch and the guy was very helpful with all the questions asked of him. Great to watch. The products in the show room were varied and some quiet spectacular. Good place...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dnh2014
Reviewed August 28, 2018

I have taken the kids here several times to watch the glass blowing demonstration, doesn't cost anything and a good place for us to go on a rainy day. They also sell Pandora in the girls like it when I buy them that. You should...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank david y
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Fantastic shop with beautiful glass-work, but the highlight is the glass blowing demonstration. As the craftsman was at work, he provided a full narrative of what he was doing and took questions from those observing. Through it all, he never missed a beat and produced...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank John G
Reviewed May 30, 2018

We've visited Sunspots before, but not on Memorial Day weekend when they have the Virginia Hot Glass Festival. Besides the usual shop area with lots of beautiful glass objects of all kinds, there was an ongoing glass blowing demonstration. Also the second floor had several...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank likebeach
Reviewed May 27, 2018

I know some of the artists here, and was thrilled to be invited to the "Hot Glass Festival". I had been here before once in a larger group, and wanted to take more time. There is a large showroom with the works of many artists,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Susan O
dougsheridan, Owner at Sunspots Studios, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2018

So kind! Thanks for this lovely post

Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

Awesome! I highly recommend this to families, couples or even a solo trip. The creations are gorgeous! The demonstrations are amazing! The people are friendly. Plan a trip today!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Tammy B
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