As you watch this, think about artists you know that do not know how to work with glass. Do they have a design you admire that you could help them take from the 2D illustrated world into the 3D world of glass? Would love to see you document it like this video and share it soon.
Would love to see some of you create a Millefiori Glass Paperweight. No pressure with the cane stretching though. Love the detail and the craftsmanship that goes in to creating one of the unique paperweights.
It seems that the world of 3D printing and lampworking have just hooked up and made a beautiful glass baby. This is the coolest thing you will see today. GLASS from Mediated Matter Group on Vimeo.
Calling all sandblasters & tumblers. We now have in house a large selection of high quality black silicon carbide. Weather you are looking to carve glass with 20 grit, or just frost a piece with a 400-600 grit, ABR now has all sizes from 20-1200 grits in stock! Don’t know what size you need? Call us and we can guide you… read more →
You are invited! Tuesday + Wednesday, July 7+8 at 8am-5pm A Beyond Dead Garage Sale To Help Break Up Your Ride Home From The Show. We will have a large selection of tools out on display on sale, as well as odd lots of color and experimentals from many companies! Call before 6-1-2015 to register and we will book you… read more →
Enjoy this video, and use the story behind it to help boost your own glass business. Glass Blower Simon Pearce designed a prize for “The Prouty“, which supports cancer research and patient services at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center. 20 recipients will receive a unique piece for having rasied $10,000 or more. Could you create a unique and desirable… read more →
Meet Shayna Leib. According to Shayna, “Growing up on the Central Coast of California connected me to the sea, which has been the greatest influence on my work. Four years ago, I became a diver and underwater photographer, developing a passion for deep water diving and night diving. The ocean has always been a source of inspiration and mystery to me,… read more →
Just another day at the office, come in and look around! Thank you for keeping our customer service buzzing with your great ideas and product needs. It all starts with your phone call or website order. It then moves to our order pickers and packers… We like to take extra care with your purchase so it arrives safe and sound!… read more →
Do you enjoy watching others as they create? It is good to study the techniques and ideas of others in order to develop and create your own unique and personal style. http://www.davidwightglassart.com/
Feel proud that the skills you learn as a glassblower are also being used to help misguided kids stay out of gangs and get back on a better path in life. Check out the video by BBC. Source – BBC News / BBC Sport / bbc.co.uk – © 2015 BBC