Volcanic Series: Glacier

New Zealand Art Glass Glacier Volcanic Teardrop Lynden Over has added another design to his signature range, the Volcanic Series: the New Zealand Art Glass Glacier Volcanic Teardrop. It feautures grey, white, green and blue and was inspired by New Zealand's South...

Sponsorship Waikato Dressage Festival

Sponsorship Waikato Dressage Festival Pop by at the National Equestrian Centre in Taupo this coming weekend for the Waikato Dressage Festival 2018. The event will take place just down the road from Lava Glass. We've sponsored this beautiful perfume bottle as a prize....

Funk Concert in Sculpture Garden

Concert in sculpture garden in Taupo  We've got great news! There will be a concert in our sculpture garden in Taupo. 'Hot Tub', Taupo's 13 piece funk band will play for 2 hours in our beautiful garden. When? Saturday, 17 February, 3-5 pm Tickets? $10 at the door Pop...

Valentines Gift Idea

Original Valentines Gift Idea Looking for a original Valentines gif idea? Look no further. We've got the perfect gift for you. A handcrafted glass heart paperweight or a heart mini dish - stunning Valentines gifts that will amaze your loved one. Special offer: Free...

Large Hangi Stones

New Zealand Glass Art Hangi Stones Lynden Over has made some stunning New Zealand glass art Hangi Stones. As part of his Volcanic Series, the Hangi Stones are inspired by different New Zealand landscapes. They evoke the smooth oval form of river stones, shaped by...

Christmas Opening Hours

Christmas Opening Hours Lava Glass Please find the Christmas opening hours of Lava Glass below. Christmas Day, 25 December 2017 - closed Boxing Day, 26 December 2017 - gallery open from 10 am - 2 pm (café and glass blowing closed) On all other days Lava Glass gallery...

‘Falkor’ the dragon

Sculpture garden dragon has been named May we introduce: Falkor, our sculpture garden dragon. Huge congrats to Camille Lindgreen, who suggested the name. A family ticket for our sculpture garden and glass blowing studio is on the way to you. We look forward to...

Bowls Volcanic Series

Glass Bowls for Sale As part of Lynden Over's signature range, the Volcanic Series, there are glass bowls for sale in almost every Volcanic design. The perfect addition to the Volcanic family that consists of large, medium and small teardrops, small and large hangi...

Name The Dragon Contest

Name The Dragon Facebook Contest The Lava Glass Sculpture Garden has a new resident. What it is? A dragon, sculptured by Lynden Over while he was at art school. There is only one problem. The dragon doesn't have a name yet. That's why we need your help. What do you...

Kowhai Grove

Kowhai Grove at Lava Glass There is a new Kowhai grove at Lava Glass. The Lava Glass team has extended the native plant section of the glass art sculpture garden with the introduction of more Kowhai trees. Kowhai trees are helpful in attracting and feeding the native...

Pounamu Series

New Pounamu NZ Glass Art Series Lynden Over has created a new design, the Pounamu NZ Glass Art series, celebrating the greens of New Zealand’s pounamu. Pounamu - Greenstone - is found in the South Island of New Zealand, which is known in Māori as “Te Wai Pounamu” -...

Online Christmas Special

Christmas Special Still searching for the perfect Christmas gift? Visit our online store and take advantage of our Christmas Special. Buy a piece of lovely art glass and receive a free small handcrafted glass art Christmas surprise. There are so many options: Unique...

Spring Tree Paperweight

NZ Glass Art Tree Paperweight by Lynden Over The other day Lynden Over made some new NZ glass art tree paperweights. Taking account of the season, he created a paperweight with a blossoming tree among other things. The process to make that kind of glass paperweight is...

Beautiful Marks Exhibition

Beautiful Marks Exhibition Taupo Art Connection Artists: Lynden Over and other members of the Taupo Art Connection Name of exhibition: Beautiful Marks Date: 16 Dec 2017 - 12 Feb 2018 Venue: Taupo Museum Address: 4 Story Pl, Taupo 3330 Art exhibition opens 5:30pm,...

NZSAG Summer Show

New Zealand Society of Artists in Glass Members Exhibition Art glass artists: Lynden Over and other members of the New Zealand Society of Artists in Glass Name of exhibition: Summer Show Date: 01 Dec 2017 – 31 Jan 2018 Venue: New Zealand Glassworks Address: 2 Rutland...

Lava Glass one of the Top 10 Things to See in Taupo 

One of the Top 10 Things to See in Taupo  Lava Glass got recently voted to be one of the 'Top 10 Things to See in Taupo', NZ. By whom? Culture Trip, a startup inspiring millions of people to explore the world’s culture and creativity through innovative technology and...

Gardens, Flowers & All that Jazz at Lava Glass

Gardens, Flowers & All that Jazz at Lava Glass From 18-19 November 2017 Lava Glass was for the first time part of the St Andrew's Church Taupo 'Gardens, Flowers & All that Jazz' event. Annual fundraising event Gardens, Flowers & All That Jazz is an annual...

Christmas Gift Ideas

Christmas Gift Ideas - NZ Glass Art It's that time of the year again. Many people are looking for unique Christmas gift ideas. What about some beautiful NZ glass art? Our online shop offers a wide range of unique pieces, from Volcanic Teardrops, Hangi Stones, one-off...

Successful Taupo Art Exhibition & Fundraiser

Glass Art Raffle Prize by Lava Glass Glass art raffle prize by Lava Glass - from 14-23 October 2017 Active Arts Taupo, a local group of hobby artists, staged their annual art exhibition in Taupo, New Zealand. Painters, potters, spinners, weavers, felters, porcelain as...

Ultra Marathon Medals

Handmade Art Glass Medals Lava Glass has once again created handmade art glass medals for the Taupo Ultra Marathon. Every single medal was handcrafted, the colour refering to the distance run. Unique medals for a unique running event. Huge congrats to all the runners,...