SPECIAL EVENTS

 

MOTHER'S DAY AT MUSEUM OF GLASS

Mother's Day is Sunday, May 8. To celebrate, Museum of Glass is offering visitors a variety of hands-on workshops, along with store discounts and free admission for moms, from April 23 through May 8.

Make Your Own Glass Flower, April 23 & 24

Hilltop Artists will be in the Hot Shop ready to help participants create their own flower paperweight for the perfect Mother’s Day gift. Workshop participants will be selecting color and shaping their flower. Must be 12+ to participate. Limited number of 30-minute appointments can be reserved with pre-payment. Learn more.

Lakewold Gardens Mosaic Workshop, April 23

Join mosaic artist Angie Heinrich at Lakewold Gardens to make a mosaic picture frame! Inspire yourself by enjoying the lush spring gardens, and make something to enjoy spring in your own home, year-round! Be sure to enjoy the Botanicals by artists Joey Kirkpatrick and Flora C. Mace at MOG! Learn more.

Store Jewelry Sale, April 29 - May 8

Treat your mom to a unique piece of jewelry this Mother's Day. The Museum of Glass Store will offer 20% off fine jewelry. Museum members receive a 30% discount. The Museum Store will also feature hand-crafted candy baskets to add onto your Mother's Day gift.

Paper Flower Making, May 7

Taking inspiration from the Botanicals of Joey Kirkpatrick and Flora C. Mace: Every Soil Bears Not Everything, join us for an afternoon of paper flower making! It's a fun and gratifying craft, and from such simple materials - just paper, tape, and wire - you can create the most beautiful blooms! During the session, you'll learn how to create several styles of crepe paper flowers and foliage using traditional crepe, duplex (double-sided) crepe, and European crepe paper. You'll leave with some knowledge and a lovely paper bouquet in hand! Learn more.

Mom and Me Fusing Workshops, May 8

Create your own fused glass art on Mother's Day with a buy one, get one half off workshop special! Learn how to combine colorful glass shards, spaghetti-like stringers and pebbly frit to create a unique souvenir of your visit. Choose to design a glass tile, a sun catcher OR three pendants/magnets. We’ll fire it for you and mail it to your home! Learn more.

Free Admission for Moms, May 8

Treat your mom to a Museum of Glass visit on Mother's Day! Moms receive free admission from 12 to 5 pm. Visitors will have the opportunity to join a Chihuly Walking Tour at 1 pm, see Visiting Artist Amber Cowen working in the Hot Shop, and view three exhibitions: #BeTheCurator, Joey Kirkpatrick and Flora C. Mace; Every Soil Bears Not Everything, and David Willis' Daises. MOG will also be offering $10 off all general membership levels throughout the day. 

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