Make Your Own Fiona the Hippo Plate with Brazee Street Studio's Zoom Glass Class and Kit

During this Zoom birthday party, you'll make your own fused glass Fiona plate using a pre-packaged kit

click to enlarge The glass plate kit - Photo: Brazee Street Studios
Photo: Brazee Street Studios
The glass plate kit

Oakley's Brazee Street Studios wants to celebrate Fiona the hippo's fourth birthday with a special DIY project.

You can immortalize the Cincinnati Zoo's plump princess by making your very own fused glass Fiona plate. The team at the studios' GLASSROOM will be hosting a special Zoom birthday party where guests can use a take-home kit to create their own work of art.

This all-ages event takes place at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 21. (Fiona's birthday is Jan. 24.)

click to enlarge The finished product - Photo: Brazee Street Studios
Photo: Brazee Street Studios
The finished product

"You can celebrate Fiona’s birthday while getting step-by-step instructions on how to create your Fiona plate all while having fun on ZOOM," says a release. "A portion of all proceeds from 'Fiona’s Birthday Party ZOOM Workshop; will go towards hippo conservation through The Cincinnati Zoo + Botanical Gardens."

Tickets are $70 per plate kit and can be purchased online glassroomart.com/classes/fiona-zoom-birthday-party.

You can pick up your party kit at Brazee Street Studios (4426 Brazee St., Oakley) on a certain date or have it shipped.

The studio says, "Your shipping fee includes the initial delivery of your order, the pre-paid return label you’ll use to send them back to us, and the final delivery of your finished masterpiece. Kits are sent in quantities of 4 items. Orders of 5 or more kits will require additional shipping."

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