How To Make Glowstone In Minecraft

Glowstone is a material used to make your builds stand out. Don’t know how to craft? Don’t worry here is how you can craft glowstone.

Updated on Jan 24, 2024
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How To Make Glowstone In Minecraft

Everything You Need To Make Glowstone

To make a glowstone, you have to place 4x glowstone dust on the first 2 boxes of the first 2 rows of the crafting table. Wait for a second and you will get a glowstone on the right side of the crafting table.

  • 4x glowstone dust
  • 1x crafting table

How to craft Glowstone

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Open crafting table

First of all, go near the crafting table and open it. Now, you see a 3x3 crafting grid on your screen just as in the picture below.


Make sure you have 4x glowstone dust. If you don’t have glowstone dust, you have to go to the nether and collect it by breaking a block of glowstone. You can easily spot these types of blocks as they emit a glowing yellowish light in the nether.

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Place 4x Glowstone dust on crafting table

Now, just place 4x glowstone dust on the crafting table in a way that the first 2 boxes of 2 rows should be filled with the glowstone dust. Be stick with the position of the glowstone dust, as any displacement won’t get you glowstone.


This method will get you a glowstone.

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Move Glowstone into your inventory

Drag the glowstone into your inventory and you are free to illuminate your buildings.


What is the give command to get a glowstone

The give command to get yourself a glowstone is “/give @p glowstone 1”.
We hope you liked the guide. You can explore to know what other things you can make with glowstone.

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