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SEATTLE, WASHINGTON

Hands-On Glass in Chihuly's Seattle

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Program #19345RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Roberta from Palatine, IL Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 04/20/14 - 04/25/14
This program gives a brief overall look into the art of glass and is really great for some hands-on experience. Visiting with a well known glass artist in his studio is a highlight of the experience.

Rion from Winnetka, CA Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 03/24/13 - 03/29/13
This program was exceptionally well-prepared, including a mini-tour of Seattle. The leader Carol was very knowledgeable of the history and notable sights in the Seattle area. The class at the Pratt Fine Arts Center included: Glass Blowing, Sand Casting, Glass Fusing, and Bead Making. The accommodations were excellent and the food was well prepared. My fellow classmates were a fun and diverse group that got along exceptionally well with each other. We met two talented artists: Martin Blank related his experiences on the rocky road to becoming a world class artist. The other artist, David White(?) was working on a commission in the hot shop behind a glass supply store that we got to tour. Highly recommend this program.

Eric from Forreston, IL Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 03/24/13 - 03/29/13
This was a wonderful experience. The leader did a terrific job or keeping us on track and schedule. The different experiences with glass blowing and fusing were informative and fun. Highly recommended.


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5 nights of accommodations
12 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
3 Field trips
4 Hands-on experiences

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