Glass Blowing on Maui

June 3, 2023

Maui is home to a vibrant arts scene, and one of the most popular art forms on the island is glass blowing. If you’re a visitor to Maui and interested in learning more about glass blowing or even trying your hand at it, there are several options available to you.


  1. Maui Glassblowing Studio: The Maui Glassblowing Studio in Makawao offers visitors the opportunity to watch skilled artisans at work as they create beautiful glass art. You can also sign up for a class and learn the basics of glass blowing yourself.
  2. Hot Island Glass: Hot Island Glass in Spreckelsville is another popular glass blowing studio on Maui. Visitors can watch live demonstrations of glass blowing, and they also offer classes for beginners.
  3. Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center: The Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center in Makawao is a nonprofit organization that offers classes and workshops in a variety of art forms, including glass blowing. They have classes for all skill levels, so whether you’re a beginner or an experienced glass blower, there’s something for you.
  4. Island Glassworks: Island Glassworks in Kihei offers visitors the chance to watch live demonstrations of glass blowing and purchase handmade glass art. They also offer classes for beginners.

No matter which option you choose, watching skilled glass blowers at work is a fascinating experience and a great way to learn about this beautiful art form. And if you’re feeling adventurous, why not sign up for a class and try your hand at glass blowing yourself? It’s sure to be an unforgettable experience.


Three of the four glassblowing locations above are “upcountry”. Upcountry can be cooler than seaside towns, so remember to bring a jacket or sweater. Some of the best sunsets are seen from upcountry so plan to spend the evening to get great photos.

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