Enjoy great food from local caterers and food trucks, listen to live music as you discover local artists, and try your hand at making glass art. Every Third Friday between 6 – 10pm, watch glassblowing & beadmaking demonstrations, sign up for a guided glass activity, check out new exhibits in the East Gallery, and shop for glass art created by Third Degree glass artists. ENTRY TO OUR THIRD FRIDAYS IS FREE!

***We lock our doors from 4-6p on Third Fridays to prep for the big event!***

Make your own glass art creation! Sign–ups begin at 6pm at the Education Table. All activity slots are filled on a first-come, first serve basis. Completed glass art projects will be available for pick up the following Wednesday.

Cute as a bug! Fused bugs. $25, any age.
Paperweight $35, age 10 and up. 1-on-1 sessions limited.
Glass beads $35, age 10 and up. 30-min private sessions are limited.
Glass tile $25, any age.
Fused glass pendant or earrings $25 or the set for $35. Night Light $35, any age. Other unique projects may be available from month to month.
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Upcoming Third Friday: July 17

We’re halfway to the holidays! At “X-mas in July”, we are unveiling our brand new selection of custom glass gifts! Browse our selection of customizable gifts, from engraved blown glass ornaments to wedding cake servers with custom beadwork, as well as unique awards for your next recognition ceremony. The possibilities are limitless when you buy local!

  • Signature cocktail: Watermelon Margarita
  • Chow down on some delicious nosh from Mission Taco Joint.
  • Exciting guided glass art activities: Work in our studios to make your own paperweight, flameworked glass beads, fused glass jewelry or nightlight ($35). Featured project this month: Christmas-themed tiles! ($25)
  • East Gallery presents its new installation: artwork by the teaching artists and students of local non-profit Artscope.
  • Jam out to classic holiday tunes, mixed with a little blues! 8pm live music by the Diamond Cut Blues Band.
  • 8:45p fire spinning by St. Louis Fire Technicians.


Opening Exhibit

Works by instructors & students at Artscope.
Artscope (formerly SCOSaG - St. Louis City Open Studio & Gallery) provides a safe and educational environment for children to explore the Arts and to strengthen ties within the St. Louis community. Based in a historic cottage in Tower Grove Park, Artscope provides numerous creative and hands-on learning experiences for St. Louis area children, including summer and day camps, teacher-in-placement services, and community events.
Find out more about Artscope on their website.
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