Robert Gary Parkes

Master Glassblower Menu

Exhibit at Amelia Douglas Gallery

The Pacific and Other Stories

Works in glass and canvas by Robert Gary Parkes and Denise Dupre

Opening Reception – Thursday 4:30 – 7:30 

Exhibit dates: April 26th through June 23rd

Amelia Douglas Gallery: 4th floor North, Douglas College, 700 Royal Avenue, New Westminster

Open House

Saturday May 12th

10:00 am – 3:00 pm

We are pleased to be celebrating the 8th Anniversary of our Grand Opening here at the Loafing Shed Glass Studio.  We invite you to come on in and see what’s new and enjoy complimentary refreshments.

Come watch glass-blowing demonstrations throughout the day until 2:00 pm.

Last Chance Weekend

at The Loafing Shed Glass Studio

Saturday June 16th and Sunday June 17th

10:00 am – 2:00 pm – glassblowing ongoing

This will be our last scheduled open invitation glassblowing weekend before summer. (Father’s Day weekend.)

Come and find the perfect gift for Dads, Grads, Weddings, Anniversaries and Retirees.


Harmony Arts Festival – Art Market

August long weekend – Friday, August 3rd to Monday, August 6th  

Plus the following weekend  Friday, August 10th to Sunday, August 12th

Robert is excited to be participating in both weekends of the Art Market at this fabulous event in West Vancouver between Abmbleside Park and John Lawson Park.

For 25 years, the Harmony Arts Festival in West Vancouver  celebrates a harmonious balance of visual, culinary, and performing arts on the spectacular West Vancouver waterfront. With world-class musical performances, inspiring visual art, mouth-watering gastronomic events and the natural beauty of the setting, there is something for everyone!



Glass-Blowing Workshops

An experience you will never forget and a great gift idea!  One-on-one glassblowing workshop with Robert. See all the details on our workshops page. Simply contact us to purchase a gift certificate.

Commissioned Works

Please contact us anytime with your special requests and ideas. Contact info here.