Robert Held Art Glass

Robert Held was a ceramics artist before discovering glassblowing in the late 1960s. He started the glass program at Sheridan College, pioneering art glass in Canada. In 1978 he began his own glass studio, today known as Robert Held Art Glass & located in Parksville, BC.  

His work is inspired by the paintings of artists such as Monet and Klimt, & the natural world.




Our Short North location closed permanently on August 10, 2018. We will be online only until we relocate to Florida sometime in 2019.