Glass Fest Northwest is returning to the Museum of Glass Plaza July 29, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Glass Fest Northwest, a celebration of glass and the artists of the Pacific Northwest, will take place in collaboration with Tacoma Art Museum and the Foss Waterway Seaport (which is celebrating the Tacoma Maritime Fest and will run water taxis up and down the waterway all day). This all-day event puts glass art center stage by bringing together more than 25 local artists and artisans, live glassmaking demonstrations, food, drinks, music, and hands-on activities.
Visitors will also find jewelry artisans, printmakers, wood workers, potters and more.
The Children’s Museum of Tacoma will host a kids zone for visitors ages 1-10.
The Ram Brewery Beer Garden will have Conehead Kölsch on tap.
This is a free event with the goal of supporting loca
l artists. Each visitor who provides a receipt for a purchase made with one of the vendors receives free admission to MOG.
Participating artists: Alexis Devine; Anita Schuller; Anthony Gaudino; Barbara Matteson; Bob Jewell and Carrie Foster; Brian Owen Brenno; Carrie Grula; Central Glass; Conor McClellan; David Rios; Downing Pottery; Evan Gutierrez; Gina Karaba; Glassy Baby; Gretchen McAllister; Heather Cornelius; Hilltop Artists; James Downey; Joe and Laura Cattuti; Leah Morgan; Levi Belber; Maan Suola; MOG Store; No Man’s Land; Nori Kimura; Patty Herman and Merv Frye; Phi Le; Pierce County Master Gardeners; Sarah Meranda; School of the Arts and Trent Quiocho
For information, visit www.museumofglass.org/glass-fest-northwest.