Master Glassblower Jason Gamrath creates amazingly realistic and large botanical works of art. Having spent thousands of hours honing his skills and knowledge, you can see him competing in national art competitions and commanding prices over $15,000 per stem. He specializes in various Orchids and Carnivorous botanical species. As you can see below, these are not small art pieces… Photos: Jason… read more →
Have you ever heard of the A. C. Gilbert Company? According to our research, “The A. C. Gilbert Company was an American toy company, once one of the largest toy companies in the world. It is best known for introducing the Erector Set (a construction toy similar to Meccano in the rest of the world) to the marketplace. Gilbert was… read more →
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Have you heard the name Loren Stump? Get ready for your mind to be blown… this is lampworking at a whole new level. Click Here For Moretti Glass The above video goes over his technique on how Loren is able to create these amazing glass pieces. Check out the work below… “This is amazing! Californian glassworker Loren Stump is a… read more →
Here is a neat lampworking project you can do to sell and earn money. In the above video you learn about the tools, materials, and technique to craft a glass mushroom pendant. Some items talked about in the video are: graphite tools push tools shaping tools brass tools tweezers red rocket torch 25mm borosilicate glass tube 12mm glass rod color rods The… read more →
Once again, we hit the road for Champs and AGE in Las Vegas earlier this month. These concurrent shows have been the industry standard for quite some time now. Always a great event for people to get face time, share ideas, release new products, and have a great time doing it. Some highlights this year, included some releases of new… read more →
If you don’t speak the language, that is OK, because this guys skills speak for them self. I am a bit curious though, who here thinks they could do the same thing in under two minutes?
Learn to blow glass from one of the world’s premier Master Glass Blowers, Lewis Wilson. Whether you are a beginner, or have a lot of experience Wilson will be able to teach you something new to expand your skill set. If you want to learn everything about soft glass, Wilson provides the Encyclopedia of Soft Glass to not only get… read more →
Looking to make beads, vessels, or even small figurines? ABR Imagery offers a wide selection of instructional videos to help learn lampworking techniques. If you are new to the technique, you can pick up Essential Lampworking for Beginners. This course gives you the foundation knowledge to get started. After getting some torch time under your belt, you can move on… read more →
If you are having trouble finding inspiration for your next work of art or even just a side project, we have the glass blowing and fire working solution for you. From our collection of Master Class videos, ABR Imagery offers a wide variety of videos on introductory glass blowing techniques to help you hone your skills. Master Glass Blower Brent… read more →