Opening times during summer

Starting from the Midsummer, both our glass studio in Riihimäki and gallery in Helsinki are on summer holidays for a few weeks.

Alakoski: Crackle

Every Crackle vase is a unique mouth blown piece.

Glass beads lessons at the gallery in July

Glass artist Marja Hepo-aho will have lessons for making glass beads with lampworking technique.

Glass Artists

Marja Hepo-aho

Mouthblown Mafka glass products are created by glass artist Marja Hepo-aho.

Kari Alakoski

Master glassblower has made his way to Riihimäki through Iittala and Nuutajärvi.

News & events

Opening times during summer

Our glass studio in Riihimäki is on holidays 21.6.-10.7. and our gallery in Helsinki during 21.6.-16.7.

Glass bead lessons at the gallery in July

Would you like to learn to make glass beads? During the week 29 in July (Tuesday 17th – Saturday 21st) glass artist Marja Hepo-aho will have private lessons for making glass beads with lampworking technique.

See what our web store offers

Experience glassblowing

Come and experience glassblowing yourself at the glass studio in Riihimäki!
Birthday, bachelor party, evening with colleagues… Experience evenings work well also for groups!

Enchanting glass

Glass artist Marja Hepo-aho and Master Glassblower Kari Alakoski have their Glass studio Mafka&Alakoski in premises of a former glass factory in Riihimäki, Finland.

You are welcomed to visit the glass studio and see the glassblowers at work!
If you are travelling from a distance, we recommend to give us a call in advance
check the glass studio is open on that day.

Web store

It’s easy to order our products online!

Gallery in Helsinki and Glass studio in Riihimäki

The gallery & shop in Helsinki is located in a heart of Punavuori area and is a member of the Design District Helsinki. The Glass studio in Riihimäki works in premises of
a former glass factory. You are welcome to visit both places!

Gallery & shop
in Helsinki

Galleria Mafka&Alakoski

Iso Roobertinkatu 19
00120 Helsinki

Opening hours: Tue-Fri 11-18, Sat 11-16

Contact information:
Ammi +358 044 989 8173

Glass studio
in Riihimäki

Glass studio Mafka&Alakoski

Lasitehtaanaukio 2
11910 Riihimäki

Opening hours: Tue-Sun 10-18

Contact information:
Marja  +358 40 554 9939

Welcome to the fascinating world of glass!