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Turtles' Nest Art Studio

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(843) 768-6001

Open Studio Schedule:



Wednesday - saturday

11am - 2pm (Closed Nov. 5 - 10)



columbus day weekend: october 8 -9

Saturday & Sunday

11am - 3pm

thanksgiving week: november 21 - november 26

Monday - Saturday

11am - 3pm (Closed Thanksgiving)


Saturday - Tuesday

11am - 3pm

winter: january 23 - february 28

Wednesday - Saturday

11am - 2pm

president's weekend: february 18 - february 19

Saturday & Sunday

11am - 3pm


Located in the West Beach Straw Market, Turtles’ Nest Art Studio is a great indoor area to relax. Offering weekly crafts and over twenty crafts during open studio, there is something for the whole family to enjoy. Projects include pottery, glass art, jewelry, mosiacs,and various others. Kiln projects, such as pottery painting and glass fusing, are available for pick up 4-7 days after completion. Shipping is available. Advance reservations are required for all classes. Stop by the Studio to check out our Craft of the Day!

For questions or reservations call the Heron Park Nature Center at 843.768.6001.
Don’t see a class time that works with your schedule? Turtles’ Nest Art Studio also offers private classes and parties. These are great options when looking for a unique birthday party, or to get together with a close group of friends and family.

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All classes require reservations. Supervision required for children under 5. For more information and to make a reservation please call (843)768-6001.

**Projects are available for pick-up within 1 week of completion. Shipping available.

Fall/Winter Schedule 



Glass Fusing

9:00am - 10:30am

*Dec. 29



Jewelry Workshop 

9:00am - 10:30am

 *Dec. 30


9:00am - 10:30am

*Dec. 28 

Glass Fusing for Kids!

10:00am - 10:30am

*Oct. 11, Nov. 21,

Dec. 27, Feb. 14


Jewelry Workshop
Create your own unique jewelry pieces to match your personal style. Projects will vary weekly and may include wrap bracelets, wire bangel stacks, boho necklaces, and more! Ages 12+

  • $35/person

Glass Fusing 101**
Learn how to cut, layer, and design glass pieces to create a unique artwork of your own. This class includes a 3’’x3” tile or a pendant.

  • $30/person (upgrades available). Ages 12+

Glass Fusing for Kids!**
Join us as we learn to layer and design smooth precut glass in our kid friendly version of our Glass Fusing 101 class, no glass cutting necessary. Class includes a 3’’ x 3” tile.

  • $25/person (upgrades available)


  • Learn the art of mosiacs as you create a one of a kind design! Participants will learn to lay and grout mosiac tiles on a 6x6 design.

$30/person. Ages 6+




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