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Armstrong Glassworks

326 Second Avenue, Wellington, Ontario K0K 3L0, Canada
+1 613-399-3552
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An unexpected find

On the way to a wine tour my sweetie and I stopped by this glass shop. We had a look around the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
tracymartinknott
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Mississauga, Canada
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Attractive glassworks

Nicely crafted glassworks at reasonable prices. Mark was quite friendly and patient with our... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Darryl B
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Lindsay, Canada
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The Armstrong Glassworks is located in the beautiful village of Wellington along the shores of Lake Ontario. The Glassworks is housed in a former Feed Mill dating back to the early 1900’s. As of January 2008, our viewing area will allow visitors to watch Mark if he is blowing glass. Please call ahead to check Mark’s schedule. Demonstrations for groups of 10 or more can be arranged.
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  • Average5%
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“for sale” (3 reviews)
“the owner” (6 reviews)
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326 Second Avenue, Wellington, Ontario K0K 3L0, Canada
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+1 613-399-3552
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

On the way to a wine tour my sweetie and I stopped by this glass shop. We had a look around the shop and the owner kindly offered to demonstrate the making of a glass pear. The demonstration was very interesting...took about 15-20 minutes. Obviously,...More

Thank tracymartinknott
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nicely crafted glassworks at reasonable prices. Mark was quite friendly and patient with our questions. Recommend you stop by.

Thank Darryl B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Armstrong Glassworks is a home based business on a back street in Wellington Prince Edward County, Outside it may be fairly ordinary but the showroom and gallery inside the house of hand blown glass are extraordinary. This is not a place for trinkets but for...More

Thank Veronica L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped by the glassworks for a visit. Mark the owner was not engaging in his trade as the ovens were not warm enough yet, He did however give us a in depth history of his background as well as his thoughts on the villages...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2018

Dropped by, spent some paper and got recommendations for lunh. Its tucked away on a side street and you must be shsrp in order to seethe signs. Very friendly staff available to tell all involved in glass bowling nd more.

Thank Davax
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Reviewed 22 June 2018

Visited last week and was amazed at the beauty of the pieces. Very fascinated by the candle inside a glass bowl. Mark was very patient in explaining the making of each piece.

Thank usaw1
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Within walking distance of village centre. A must see spot. You may catch a demo in progress and appreciate the final creations even more. Mark is amicable and very skillful. One of several Artists in Wellington well worth the brief time to take a walking...More

Thank Laurie M
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

I met the owner of Armstrong Glassworks in the 1990s when he moved to the Bloomfield area. Glassblowing was always fascinating to me and the artisans at the original site didn't fail to fuel my fascination. Mark Armstrong and the Armstrong Glassworks has been located...More

Thank Tee D
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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Mark is an artist and his pieces are unique! We had decided on getting one piece but left with five! I would recommend for anyone that is a lover of colours texture snd shapes go and touch and feel his pieces! Already dreaming of getting...More

Thank PeacefulTravelerYUL
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We went for a visit the owner is very formative he's happy that you touch and move the glass ware around as when you move glass into the sun you have the sun dancing in the glass and you have the ability to change and...More

Thank Lee D
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