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Type:Arts, Crafts & Galleries

Pointer House Farm, Fleetwood Road, Poulton-le-Fylde, Lancashire, FY6 8NE

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At the 30-acre farm with his team of master glassblowers John creates the "antiques of tomorrow". John began his apprenticeship in the 1960's with Italian glass maker Giancarlo Toffolo, and over the last four decades, he and his team have created glassware sold world wide in top galleries and department stores, including Harrods and Libertys in London, Neiman Marcus in USA, C.K. Tang of Singapore and Ditting of Switzerland.

In the workshop, the main furnace glows 24 hours a day, seven days a week at temperatures up to 1,400 degrees Celcius. Seeing John and the other glassblowers work is an experience you will never forget. Visitors can watch from a safe viewing area while the master craftsmen use tools and techniques developed over hundreds of years. The studio specialises in decorating glass while in its liquid state, applying an array of different colours and patterns. See them 'gather' the molten glass from the roaring furnace and transform this liquid material into stunning pieces of art. Try to guess what is being made as the skilled craftsmen roll shape and blow life into various forms.

A visit to the Glasform studio is a friendly, enjoyable experience for all. You will never look at glass in quite the same way.


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Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)
Monday - Friday10:00 - 16:00*
Saturday11:00 - 16:00*

* Open Monday - Friday for visitors and the last Saturday in the month, with additional Saturday openings in December. Please check website for further opening times.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change


  • Sub-Regional AwardsPartner of Visit Lancashire Partner of Visit Lancashire 2018


Road Directions

M6, exit at junction 32 onto the M55 towards Blackpool, jct 3 - A585 Fleetwood Road. Take the 3rd exit on the roundabout (Fleetwood Road) and travel 3 miles along this road ignoring all signs to Singleton and Poulton-le-Fylde. You will eventually pass some cottages on your left-hand side called Fisher Slack Cottages, take the next left into Grange Road (country lane) and then the 1st right to the Studio buildings.

Public Transport Directions

Trains available to Poulton-le-Fylde and Kirkham. Bus No 84 from Poulton-le-Fylde to 'Windy Harbour' traffic lights. Signposted to studio visible.



  • Open All Year

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • Delta accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Switch accepted
  • Visa accepted

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  • In countryside



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