St. Patrick’s Day – Hot Glass, Cold Brew!

Vetro is celebrating Saint Patrick’s Day Saturday, March 6th, Friday, March 12th, and Saturday, March 13th! Come play with fire as you help create your own Beer Glass and then, of course, partake in some fine ales! Kids are welcome to assist with the color application; it’s a great photo op! Workshop highlights are below.

Not available to help make your own glass? No worries! We will also have a stock of Beer Glass ready for purchase and for toasting to St. Patty’s Day! Quantities are limited.

REGISTER HERE – BY CLICKING ON THE FOLLOWING DATE:

Pricing: $75.00 (plus tax) per beer glass.  Workshop includes 2 complimentary servings of beer and light snacks. (Soda and water also available.)

Glassblowing Process consists of:

  • Register online, pre-pay for your booked time slot.
  • ***We want you and your loved ones to stay safe, so follow “Safe Social Distancing Practices” when in the Studio & Gallery, and please wear a mask. Vetro will follow all CDC & Tarrant County Guidelines to keep our glass loving patrons and staff safe!
  • Come out to Vetro Glassblowing Studio 15 minutes prior to your reservation time to sign your waiver.
  • Choose from a selection of 5 color mixes
  • Apply your own color to the hot molten glass
  • Twist your color to create your own personalized design (12+yrs)
  • You heat the color in the 2,000-degree furnace (12+yrs)
  • Mold Form the shape of your glass (12+yrs)
  • Paddle Base forming the shape of the lip of your glass (14+yrs)
  • You stay by the artist while he/she blows and shapes your Beer Glass
  • Pick up your artwork the following business day after 3:00 p.m.
  • The gallery is open Tuesdays – Saturdays 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. and closed Sundays and Mondays or you may have it shipped for an additional fee.
  • Pick up your glass artwork the following business day after 3:00 p.m.

Please Note:

  • Due to the nature of glass, there is a possibility that your glass art piece could break or crack during the cooling process. If this happens, we have three different options
    • (1) You may choose out of the Help Create color mixes and your artwork will be created for you.
    • (2) You can choose the same type of art glass piece from Vetro’s gallery.
    • (3) You can schedule a time to come back to the Vetro’s Studio and re-make your art glass piece!
  • Kids of all ages are welcome to participate (children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian in the gallery and in the studio at all times).

Cancellation & Rescheduling Policies for your Help Create Time-slots:

If you notify us of a cancellation or a rescheduled time slot less than 48 hours prior to your original appointment we will be unable to provide a refund.

  • If your Beer Glasses session is non-refundable, don’t worry, because you may choose one of the following options:        
    • 1) Have a glassblower custom make your Beer Glass (see details below*)
    • 2) Come into our Gallery and choose any Vetro Beer Glass from our gallery

Cancellations:

  • Email Lindsey Barker at lbarker@vetroartglass.com 48 hours BEFORE your reservation.  There will be a Processing Fee: $10.00 per time slot.  
  • If you notify us of a cancellation or a rescheduled time slot less than 48 hours prior to your original appointment we will be unable to provide a refund.

Reschedule:

  • Sign up for your new, preferred slots as soon as you can using our website
  • To receive a partial refund: email Lindsey Barker at lbarker@vetroartglass.com 48 hours BEFORE your original reservation(s).
  • If you wish to rescheduled a time slot less than 48 hours prior to your original appointment we will be unable to provide a refund.
  • If you wish to rescheduled a time slot later than 48 hours prior to your original appointment we will be able to provide a refund.
  •     -You will receive your refund, if applicable, within 3-5 business days**
  •    -There will be a Processing Fee of  $5.00 per time slot

    **Refunds may take up to 5 business days because we must contact our third-party scheduling vendor for them to refund your original reservation/time-slots

Our Glassblowers would be happy to create your custom Beer Glasses for you if you are unable to make your time-slot!

If you choose to have a Beer Glasses custom made, please specify your color choices as well as how many ornaments you would like us to create in your reply to this email. Color Options (you may choose up to 2 colors per beer glass): Purple, Black/White, Red, Green, Blue, or Pink.

What to Wear/Bring:

  • We recommend all clothing to be cotton
  • Closed-tipped shoes (i.e. tennis shoes)
  • Long hair should be pulled back securely
  • Sunglasses if you are sensitive to light
  • ***We want you and your loved ones to stay safe, so follow “Safe Social Distancing Practices” when in the Studio & Gallery, and please wear a mask. Vetro will follow all CDC & Tarrant County Guidelines to keep our glass loving patrons and staff safe!

Reservations are available during other times of the week for groups with a minimum of 15 art pieces being created.  Please call the Vetro’s Fine Art Gallery to schedule your group’s Valentine’s Event at 817-251-1668.

GALLERY EXPERIENCE:

Stocked Beer Glasses: If you are not interested in helping to make your own glass, come celebrate St. Patty’s Day with a toast anyways! We will have “pre-made” Hand-blown Beer Glasses available for purchase; each glass comes with 1 complimentary fill of a locally brewed craft beer.  Prices for these one of a kind pre-made beer glasses range from $55-$75 in the Gallery.

  • Pre-made Beer Glasses with handles are available for sale in the Gallery, but NOT during “Help Create” sessions
  • No reservations are required for purchasing a pre-made hand-blown beer glass
  • Quantities are limited
  • Must be 21 years of age or older to drink – we will check ID’s

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