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Sunspots Studios & Glassblowing

202 S Lewis St, Staunton, VA 24401-4257
+1 540-885-0678
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Just gorgeous!

This place is just plain cool. The craftsmen are very informative and it is interesting to watch... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
amm1227
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Houston, Texas
Informative, fun, beautiful

Just killing time in Staunton while my husband worked. Saw a flier for Sunspot and decided to... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
RocketCitySue
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Huntsville, Alabama
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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, ornaments and more glitter in our gallery. Blow your own ornament with the assistance of one of our glass blowers. We also carry local and American artisan-made jewelry and accessories, including Alex and Ani jewelry. Don't miss Virginia's most unique shopping experience.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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202 S Lewis St, Staunton, VA 24401-4257
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+1 540-885-0678
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is just plain cool. The craftsmen are very informative and it is interesting to watch items being made and how they do it. The products are really beautiful and there is so much from which to choose. The staff were very friendly and...More

Thank amm1227
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Just killing time in Staunton while my husband worked. Saw a flier for Sunspot and decided to visit. What a great way to spend a morning! You visit the actual glass blowing studio. Watching the artists work with the hot glass and even hotter furnaces...More

Thank RocketCitySue
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Even though on this day, they were not blowing glass, they took us back to the studio and showed up exactly how the processess are completed. Very informative and knowledgable staff. Absolutely beatiful glass pieces. You must see!!

Thank Terri W
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is a wonderful glass blowing business. They have free daily glass blowing demonstrations which are really interesting. They also have a large store selling the glass art. Beautiful objects. Would recommend visiting when in Staunton.

Thank hzootz
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

A little disappointed that there was no one blowing glass when we were there but they informed us as soon as we walked in and apologized. The items on display were all beautiful.

Thank Babydoll225
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Great artists! Loved it! Casual quaint atmosphere. Teenagers liked the experience as well. If your in Staunton VA or traveling through it a must see.

Thank Yaker41
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped in on our way to Florida and we are so glad we did! We were able to see a customer blow his own ornament and see one of the workers making the glow in the dark mushrooms. It was really cool, our 4...More

Thank Mandie-Cat
Reviewed 5 May 2017

It was very interesting watching the glassblowing and Jason was great about answering all our questions about the process.

Thank Carisa M
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

I drove 28 miles to get there because I was expecting to blow my own piece but I guess my expectations where too high, they didn't tell me the person who does the glass and explains everything doesn't stay until 6pm which is the schedule...More

Thank Maria C
dougsheridan, Owner at Sunspots Studios & Glassblowing, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

We must admit that we've let you down! I would say that your phone call should have included all information about our facility and its hours of blowing demonstrations because we ask everyone to call us before travelling far to see us. Were they not...More

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We took our 9 and 6 year Olds to watch the artist and look at the beautiful pieces. They were so welcoming and talkative, and my kids really enjoyed it. I did too!

Thank Elizabeth D
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