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,...

Ebb & Flow

Art Glass Masterpieces - Ebb & Flow With his new series of unique art glass masterpieces Lynden continues to explore the natural landscape. These spectacular pieces depict the layering of the tidal mudflats, the forest floor, and the geological layering of the...

Business Awards for Rotorua X

Custom Art Glass - Business Awards for Rotorua X The Lava Glass team has created yet another unique business award. Custom art glass for Rotorua X - Business Networking. Colours and design corresponding to Rotorua X's corporate look and feel: A red cross on black...

Volcanic Series: Aotearoa

Art Glass NZ: New Addition to Volcanic Series - Aotearoa As part of his signature range, the Volcanic Series, Lynden Over has created another art glass design. His latest addition is called Aotearoa, meaning 'The Land of the Long White Cloud', the name given to New...

NZ Café of the Year 2018 Competition

Vote for our Lava Glass Café to become NZ Café of the Year 2018 Voting is open! Our café at Lava Glass is competing to be the NZ Café of the Year 2018. To support us simply go to NZ Café of the Year or text 1191 to 360 to vote for us! Back for its sixth year, Meadow...

‘Glass works 2017’ exhibition

Lynden Over Art Glass Exhibition at Bread & Butter Gallery  Art glass artist: Lynden Over Name of exhibition: 'Glass works 2017' Date: 20th Oct 2017 - end of Jan 2018 Venue: Bread & Butter Gallery Address: 26 Albert Street, Whitianga Art glass exhibition opens...

Lake Taupo Goblets

Art Glass Goblets inspired by Lake Taupo Check out our latest art glass goblet design, inspired by our great Lake Taupo. The goblets are available in three colours: lake grey, green and white. Our goblets are masterfully designed to enhance your experience of fine...

Lava Glass Finalist in Business Awards

Lava Glass made it to finalists in Taupo Business Awards Great news for the team at Lava Glass. Our hard work has paid off and we are into the finalists of the medium sized business category for the Taupo Business Awards.

Volcanic Series: Winter

Our latest colour addition to our popular volcanic series range is 'Taupo Winter'. Inspired by the gorgeous wintery scenery up and around our Mountains. We are expecting a load of keen ski  and snow board lovers over the next few months. Call by and pick up a...

Glass Sculpture for Kindergarten

Between Lynden Over and Robbie Graham - Woodturner, these guys have created something special for young ones to appreciate. Laughton Kindergarten Taupo is home to the beautiful bespoke sculpture of the Great Lake Taupo region. The sky starting at the top leads to the...