VERRERIE D’ART TOUVERRE

Glass blowing ÉCONOMUSÉE®

 

Open year round
Monday to Saturday 9 h 30 – 17 h
Sunday, upon reservation

Glass blowing demonstration: Wednesday to Saturday from June 27 to August 18 (advance booking required and extra charges apply)

CREATING WITH MOVING GLASS

Live a unique experience watching Giuseppe Benedetto juggle with blowing iron and fire to breathe life into molten glass. In his skilled hands, glass becomes vases, decorative plates and ornamental sculptures mirroring regional influence. This master glassblower will answer all your questions: What is glass? How does one work with molten glass? What tools are used? Learn the secrets of the fascinating trade of glassblower. Watch a work of art in the making. Learn about the origins of glass, manufacturing techniques and glass colouring. Leave the premises with one of his beautifully crafted and many- coloured creations.

 


Verrerie d’art Touverre

3205, boul. Grande-Baie Sud
Saguenay, arr. La Baie, QC G7B 1G1

T 418 544-1660

verresou@royaume.com
touverre.com