Kerry Crafted Glass
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Knockataggle More, Kilcummin, Killarney, Kerry, Republic of Ireland
Kerry Crafted Glass in Killarney, County Kerry is operated by glassblower Terence Mac Sweeney who moulds and blow each individual piece of glass using traditional tools.
Kerry Crafted Glass in Killarney, County Kerry showcases unique glass pieces handsculpted by Terence Mac Sweeney. Items available include vases, jugs, candlesticks, lamps, bowls, mirrors,urns, decorative paper weights,
Each piece is shaped by hand and mouth blown. Every piece of glass is unique. Recycled glass is melted in the furnace at 1200 degrees centigrade. The glass is gathered from the furnace on a blowing iron and there is colour added, more glass is added, and then the piece is moulded and shaped.
Kerry Crafted Glass is situated in a beautiful idyllic part of Kerry surrounded by the Lakes of Killarney and the MacGillycuddy Reeks, these surroundings are reflected in the glass creations, and colours.
The public are welcome to see the ancient craft of glass blowing. Kerry Crafted Glass welcome coach tours and school tours and provide private blowing lessons, occasionally they allow the public a chance to blow a bubble, children love this opportunity.
Parking is availble on-site for both cars and coaches.