Lava Glass Winter Treat

New Café Menu We are excited to launch a new delicious blackboard menu in our Lava Glass Café, featuring a Warm Lamb Salad, a Pulled Pork Brioche Burger and a Moroccan Salad Bowl amongst other things. Save NZD 15.00 Per Person Pop by to try our new culinary delights....

Artful Minds Exhibition

Name of exhibition: Artful MindsDate: 24 May – 31 July 2019Venue: Lava Glass GalleryAddress: 165 State Highway 5, RD4, Taupo 3384 We are delighted to be presenting an exciting exhibition, 'Artful Minds'. We hope to see you at the opening this Friday, 24th of May at 6...

Christine Robb Jewellery Range

Check out our new jewellery range. The necklaces by Christine Robb are unique, handmade pieces portraying NZ native birds. Known for its dawn chorus, the New Zealand bush at one time pulsed with the sound of native birds. The Christine Robb jewelry range depicts those...

Watch live demo by Martin Janecky

The visit by Czech master glass sculptor Martin Janecky at the Lava Glass studio was a huge success. Everybody was mesmerized by Martin's skill. In front of an audience of local glass enthusiasts, he sculpted a human head and hand out of glass. The level of detail of...

Martin Janecky @ Lava Glass

Czech glass artist Martin Janecky is considered to be one of the best glass sculptors working today. He has been a visiting artist and instructor at various glass programs such as The Studio of the Corning Museum of Glass, Pilchuck Glass School, and Penland School of...

Manuka Tree Paperweight

Have you seen the latest addition to Lynden Over's Tree Paperweight series? A Manuka Tree, our New Zealand teatree. Available in our online shop. Free worldwide shipping.

NZ Art Show 2019

Name of exhibition: New Zealand Art ShowDate: 31 May - 3 June 2019Venue: TSB Bank Arena, Wellington Address: 4 Queens Wharf, Wellington, 6011 The NZ Art Show is based on a simple formula: provide a single platform where people can buy quality, original New Zealand...

The Other Art Fair Melbourne

Name of exhibition: The Other Art FairDate: 02 - 05 May 2019Venue: The Facility MelbourneAddress: Rear of 2 Chelmsford Street, Kensington, VIC, 3031, AustraliaMelbourne's 2019 edition of The Other Art Fair will return to The Facility, Kensington. Housed within one of...

Sculpture On The Gulf

Currently, some of Lynden's works can be admired on Waiheke Island as part of the Sculpture on the Gulf exhibition. When1 March – 24 March 2019WhereWaiheke Island, Auckland, New ZealandHours8am – 5pm Monday – Sunday Don't miss this special Island experience. You can...

CoLab Members Exhibition

For the first time .. the inaugural joint conference of NZSAG (New Zealand Society of Artists in Glass) and Ausglass (The Australian Association of Glass Artists), the CoLab, will be in Whanganui, New Zealand, 15-17 February 2019. It brings together international and...

Raffle For A Good Cause

Raffle For A Good Cause We've teamed up with glass artist Chris Jones to raise funds for local Taupo Charity 'The Full Puku Project' to hand out Christmas hampers to families who may struggle through the Christmas period First prize is this magnificent Harlequin by...

Online Christmas Special

Online Christmas Special Surprise your loved one with a beautiful piece of glass art this Christmas. Order online now and you'll receive a small handcrafted surprise gift. We offer free worldwide shipping, gift-wrapping and a personalized gift card service, so what...

Christmas Charity Concert

Christmas Charity Concert There will be a Christmas Charity Concert in our beautiful sculpture garden on the 9th of December. The event will raise funds for local Taupo charity 'The Full Puku Project' to hand out Christmas hampers to families who may struggle through...

Tree House Paperweights

Tree House Paperweight Have you already seen our latest Tree House Paperweight design? Small tree houses that charm with different shades of green and small flowers. The pieces vary in size and green tone. Each piece is an original. These wee houses are already very...

Tongariro – Volcanic Series

Tongariro - Volcanic Series Tongariro is New Zealand's oldest national park and a UNESCO World Heritage area. It is situated in the middle of New Zealand's North Island, south of Lake Taupo, and covering almost 80,000 hectares. From Taupo across the lake, the famous...

Early Bird Christmas Special

Early Bird Christmas Special Only 49 days until Christmas! Have you organized all Christmas presents yet? We are kicking off the countdown to the festive season with an Early Bird Christmas Special. Free Shipping & Free Gift-Wrapping Buy any item in our online...

Glass Art Chandelier

Glass Art Chandelier This Glass Art Chandelier is one of the custom lighting options we make at Lava Glass. Crafted in glass and black steel by Lynden Over, these artworks are playful and dramatic. Each hand-blown glass clematis flower can be coloured to suit your...

Taupo Sunset Bowl

Taupo Sunset Bowl Brand new - Taupo Sunset Bowl. The perfect addition to our Taupo Sunset Teardrops, Hangi Stones and Volcanic Rocks. Beautiful purple and orange. Now Available Online This bowl is now available in our gallery in Taupo or online, here. We ship our...

Taupo Sunset – Volcanic Series

Taupo Sunset Design Taupo Sunset is one of master glass artist Lynden Over's landscape designs. It is inspired by the magnificent sunsets at Lake Taupo, with the lake, the backdrop of Mount Ruapehu, Tongariro and Ngauruhoe and all the different hues of orange, red and...

Taupo Ultramarathon Medals

Taupo Ultramarathon Medals On the 13th of October it's time for the Taupo Ultramarathon - the trailrunning event of the year. We make the Taupo Ultramarathon medals. Each one is handmade, the colour indicating the running distance. Bring your medal and get free entry...