Peter O'Rourke's Cut Glass Exhibition


  View exquisite bowls and more by Master Glass Cutter, Peter O’Rourke.  Numerous cut glass creations are available for your personal collection or unique gifts.  If you did not get downtown for ArtWalk 2019, you can stop by the museum during museum hours from 1 to 4 pm, Tuesday thru Sunday through September 1, 2019 to view this exhibition.  There is no charge to view this exquisite glass display in OGM’s Gallery.

O’Rourke, originally from Galway, Ireland, now resides in Mount Pleasant, PA.  He began his apprenticeship with Galway Crystal in 1970, which at that time was a direct competitor to Waterford Crystal.  There he earned the title of master glass cutter and engraver.

O’Rourke Crystal and Antique Glass is where he has his shop in Mt. Pleasant, Pennsylvania and also offers selections on his website. He is passionate for glass cutting and continues to teach and train the younger generation in the art of glass cutting.

Ohio Glass Museum is located in downtown Lancaster, OH at 124 W. Main Street.

2019 Sunday Beadmaking Private Lessons

Experience the art of making a glass bead during a 25 mins. private lesson for $25.  This is a great time to learn Flameworking in our studio.  Choice of time selections fill up fast.  Go to and choose CLASSES to select your date and time, and to view details about the class.

Sundays available at current time are: May 5, June 9, July 7, August 11, September 15 and October 6.

If you have any other questions, call 740.687.0101 during reqular Gift Shop Hours (12-4) during the week.

Bring a friend who may be interested in learning about Flameworking, or sign up for both of you to create this artistic glass

experience.  A separate time slot must be selected for each person.

Looking forward to seeing you this year!

2019 Flameworking (Beadmaking) Classes