Shop FAQs

Q. How do I speak with a customer service representative?

A.  To speak with a customer service representative, please call toll-free at 800.574.7272 or email us. Our team is available Monday through Friday from 8:30AM–4:30PM PST.


Q. What are your payment methods?

A. We accept Visa, Mastercard, and American Express. In addition, we partner with Authorize.Net to securely process order payments.


Q. What is your shipping and returns policy?

A. All sales are final for Studio Edition Glass, Fine Art Prints, and Chihuly Pendleton Blankets. For detailed information on shipping and/or returns of books and other items, please refer to our Shipping & Returns page.


Q. How can I confirm that my web order was placed successfully?

A. Upon completion of your order, an “Order Confirmation” page will be displayed, and you will receive an “Order Confirmation” email. If you do not receive a confirmation email, please check your Junk/Spam folder and if an email is not present, please call 800.574.7272 for further assistance.


Q. There is a problem with an item I bought at a museum gift shop. What do I do?

A. Please contact the store from which you originally purchased your items to inquire about returns or exchanges. We are unable to facilitate returns or exchanges for items purchased at Chihuly Garden & Glass, partner exhibitions, or other vendors.


Q. I’m looking for an item that I remember from the past. Do you still carry it?

A. We offer a limited assortment of merchandise for sale on our website, in addition to our Studio Edition Glass and Fine Art Prints. Please check with Chihuly Garden and Glass and other partner exhibitions for available merchandise. For Edition Artwork inquiries, please contact us at 800.574.7272.


Q. Do you have a printed catalog?

A. Yes. If you would like to receive a printed catalog featuring our Studio Edition Glass and Fine Art Prints, please call 800.574.7272 or email us.


Q. Do you offer payment plan options for acquiring Studio Edition Glass or Fine Art Prints?

A. We do not offer payment plans; payment is due in full prior to shipment.


Q. How do you safely ship artwork?

A. Chihuly Studio has developed the highest standards, methods, and reputation for transporting artwork safely and efficiently across the globe. We ship artwork insured via FedEx with signature required at delivery.


Q. How is Studio Edition Glass packed for shipment?

A. Studio Edition Glass arrives wrapped in bubble wrap and surrounded by starch packing peanuts in a custom cardboard shipping box (14 x 14 x 14" or 16 x 16 x 16"). Unpacking instructions are provided on the top of each box.


Q. How are Fine Art Prints packed for shipment?

A. Framed prints are wrapped in a poly bag and packaged within a thick custom cardboard box (44 x 32 x 4”) with cardboard reinforcements protecting both the corners and sides of the artwork.

Unframed prints are wrapped in glassine and silicone release paper and secured between two layers of thick cardboard (46 x 34 x 1") to ensure stability in transit.


Q. How long will it take for my order to ship?

A. Please allow 3–5 business days for order processing. Orders are shipped Monday through Friday. For specific questions regarding your order, please call 800.574.7272 or email us.


Q. I am visiting the US and would like to order gifts online and have them shipped to my hotel. Is that possible? 

A. We do not ship to hotels, but can ship your package to a nearby FedEx store to be held for pick up. When you place your order online, use the FedEx location as the shipping address, and provide the name and phone number of the person who will pick up the order. ID is required at pick up. You can find your nearest FedEx location on the FedEx website.


Q. How much will I pay in taxes here in the UK (or other foreign country) for artwork?

A. Chihuly Studio cannot advise on custom charges and applicable fees. Please contact your local customs office for more information on duties and import taxes.


Q. Do you have any retail partners in Canada?

A. Yes, we work with the Sandra Ainsley Gallery in Toronto and Galerie de Bellefeuille in Montreal.


Q. Do you offer corporate discounts?

A. No, we do not offer corporate discounts.


Q. What is the difference between edition artwork and original artwork?

A. Edition artwork refers to glass and prints created in multiples. Edition artwork can be viewed and acquired on our website or at select museums and galleries. For assistance with edition artwork, call 800.574.7272.

Original artwork refers to one-of-a-kind glass sculpture and two-dimensional works of art which can be viewed on our website, at representative galleries, and in exhibitions and select museum collections. Please contact us via our inquiry page or call 206.781.8707, if you are interested in acquiring original artwork.


Q. Where can I see Studio Editions or Prints in my local area?

A. For a list of participating venues and galleries, email us with your name and location.


Q. Can you help me insure or appraise my Studio Edition?

A. Chihuly Studio does not authenticate or appraise artwork. We suggest you contact a qualified independent appraiser.  


Q. What is Prop 65?

A.  See our website page.


Q. May I tour Chihuly Studio?

A.  Chihuly Studio is closed to the public. However, Chihuly Garden and Glass, located at the base of the Space Needle, is open to the public. Visit or call 206.753.4940 for more information.

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