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Tucson Elite Yelpers Spend An Evening With Tom Philabaum



Tucson Elite Yelpers were treated to a special evening at the iconic Philabaum Glass Gallery & Studio with founders Tom and Dabney Philabaum. Formerly the home to a Tastee Freez, the space is southern Arizona’s only all-glass gallery and also home to about 30 other glass artists from around the nation. Stunning barely begins to describe the masterpieces on display. From storytelling with the Philabaums, to the studio tour and live glass blowing demonstrations, our experience was awe-inspiring. Yelpers watched as Tom explained the step by step process as a new piece of artwork was made before their eyes by local artists Jason Marstall and Alex Young.

“What a magnificent hidden gem. I had no idea this place was here. It was such a unique pleasure to be able to visit this gallery full of glass beauty.” Yelper– Ileana C

Read more of the event reviews and check out the photos, courtesy of Pedro Romano here.

Many thanks to Tom and Dabney Philabaum, Alison Harvey, and artists Jason Marstall and Alex Young for a spectacular experience!

The Gallery is open Tuesday – Saturday from 11am – 4pm. Please call for dates and times to view glassblowing.
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