San Diego County Fair and Independence Day

Tomorrow is the Fourth the July and the last day to see Penny’s work in the fair! She made two amazing pieces and the people who take care of the art did a great job displaying them. If you are going, check them out! If you cannot make it, they will be back home soon!

Everyone have a fantastic and safe holiday tomorrow!

You can check out the fair pieces here: Glass and Mirror Shoppe Google Plus

Updated hours!

We’re changing things around at the shop to make it more convenient! The Glass and Mirror Shoppe will continue to take orders/make appointments by calling  (760) 729-1064 or Request a Quote/ask questions here! Appointments are available Monday through Friday, 8am to 6pm!

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Instagram @glassandmirrorshoppe

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December Art Reception

We regret to inform everyone that this month our regular art show has been canceled. We decided to take this month off only in attempt to focus on other events in the community surrounding the holidays. We wish everyone a safe and happy holidays and look forward to returning to our monthly art shows come January. Please feel free to come by the shop to take a look at our year round samples of art glass that we do here in the shop. And as always, please call us for any and all of your glass needs.

Shower Enclosures

Here at the Glass and Mirror Shoppe we specialize in custom tub and shower enclosures. Don’t pick a unit off the shelf that is close to what you need, call us and we can send out one of our professional installers to measure your shower and get you exactly what you want. We will match your existing hardware or help you choose which finish will be best for your remodel. We even have a wide range of glass options to choose from so you can get as little or as much privacy as you are looking for.

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Shower enclosure

Beautiful shower enclosure provides an obscure look with textured glass.

Traditional glass repair

Do you have a broken traditional glass window or door? Call us, its one of the many services we provide.

Art Shows

Summer is fast approaching so what will you be doing? Year round we have monthly art shows every third Saturday of the month from 4-6pm with our artist of the month where you can enjoy food, drinks, music, great company, and most of all ART! In addition to this we are now involved with Carlsbad Art Walk which happens every fourth Thursday of the month and includes many shops around the village, this will continue through the summer. So make sure to visit the Glass and Mirror Shoppe this summer!

Fantastic In House Glass Installers!

Glass and Mirror Shoppe prides it self for the highest quality service which includes installation of vinyl new and retro-fit windows, Art Glass Overlay, custom mirrors of all shapes and sizes, magnificent framed enclosures and frameless enclosures as well as heavy glass shower and tub enclosures.

In addition to glass installation the Glass and Mirror Shoppe is known for prompt and clean installation of door cut-outs and cabinet door cut-outs for textured glass and Art Glass Overlay.

Our fantastic glass installers:

  • Mauricio Valderrama
  • Marty Carter

Thanks to attention to detail, wonderful customer service, and many…. many years of experience, Glass and Mirror Shoppe is fortunate to call these two men partners in our business.


Wonderful shop assistants!

So, now the Glass and Mirror Shoppe has TWO fantastic assistants….

  • Brandy Sebastian – Artist, Art Glass Overlay Fabricator, Estimator, Sales, Customer Service, Investor and ‘Artist of the Month‘ Coordinator
  • Siera Huff – Customer Service, Sales, Estimator, and Artist

Thanks to these wonderful women the Glass and Mirror Shoppe has a combined glass and mirror and art glass experience of over 25 years!!!

Lucky for our customers, lucky for me-Penny Kachuck/Owner and lucky for the Glass and Mirror Shoppe!

CA Contractor’s License for Us

It official! August 3, 2015 Penny Kachuck-owner of Glass and Mirror Shoppe in Carlsbad, CA received her California Contractors C-17 License.

C-17 – Glazing Contractor

California Code of Regulations
Title 16, Division 8, Article 3. Classifications

 A glazing contractor selects, cuts, assembles and/or installs all makes and kinds of glass, glass work, mirrored glass, and glass substitute materials for glazing; executes the fabrication and glazing of frames, panels, sashes and doors; and/or installs these items in any structure.

Authority cited: Sections 7008 and 7059, Reference: Sections 7058 and 7059 (Business and Professions Code)


The Contractors State License Board (CSLB) was established in 1929 as the Contractors License Bureau under the Department of Professional and Vocational Standards. Today, CSLB is part of the Department of Consumer Affairs.

CSLB’s 15-member Board appoints the executive officer, or Registrar of Contractors, and directs administrative policy for the agency’s operations. Per Business & Professions Code 7002 the Board includes 10 public members (including one labor representative, one local building official, and one representative of a statewide senior citizen organization), and five contractors. Appointments are made by the governor and the state legislature. Board officer terms listed below are for the July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015 fiscal year..

CSLB licenses and regulates contractors in 44 classifications that constitute the construction industry. There are approximately 300,000 licensed contractors in the state. CSLB also registers home improvement salespersons.

Summer is here!

And so is the Glass and Mirror Shoppe!

Stop by with questions about glass and mirror as well as our beautiful stained and leaded art glass overlay, have a cold glass of water and check out our design books.

Located in the village of Carlsbad and just blocks from Cafe Panini and other eateries, you can spend an hour or all day! Stop by the Glass and Mirror Shoppe and shop, visit and see our beautiful art glass overlay.

Glass and Mirror Shoppe

3059 State Street #G (on Oak St)

Carlsbad 92008

(760) 729-1064