Learn about the world of glass blowing with Gather Glass in Providence

Even though Gather Glass has been in business for over six years, they just opened their first brick and mortar location. You may recognize them from their mobile unit at WaterFire, where they do glassblowing demos of jewelry and small sculptures. Now, with the new location, Gather has opened their doors to the world of glassblowing with hands-on classes in their studio. 

Ben Giguere, one of the creators of Gather, has been blowing glass for 20 years and is incredibly excited about this new chapter. “A Gather class is a community space for blowing glass, bringing people together and bringing in other artists to work in here as well. We do our own one-of-a-kind work, but we also work closely with some non-profits, for a good cause here in Providence,” he says...

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Connecting with Community Through Art at Gather Glass

The experience had at Gather is meant to inspire their visitors just as much as their beautiful hand blown glass creations do. Connecting with community through art by sharing their passion for the craft of glassblowing is at the core of what they do. It is also the inspiration for their name. Master glassblower Benjamin Giguere invites you to their studio/gallery to attend a glassblowing class and make your own unique glass creation. Learn how to craft an ornament, drinking glass or paperweight in one of their group classes. They can also be a destination for friend or family gatherings, or for workplace team building parties.

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