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Man with a Passion for Glass

When meeting West Virginia native and glass artist Ron Hinkle you are talking with a craftsman who has spent a life time working in West Virginia glass. 758 more words

Buckhannon West Virginia

Keeping the art of glass making alive in Tyrone

A Dungannon craftsman will see his creations showcased at a major awards gala in Mid Ulster next week.

Gary Currie has produced the winners’ pieces for the Belle of Mid Ulster event, which has seen heats taking place at local venues over recent weeks and months, and will be in attendance at the glittering ceremony next Thursday night in Cookstown’s Royal Hotel. 273 more words

A world made of glass

Whilst scrolling through one of the writing organisations I subscribe to, I came across a workshop on world building with Terry Dowling, one of Australia’s acclaimed speculative fiction writers. 815 more words

Amorina Rose’s Blog

Featured Artist: Carol Fréve

Carol Fréve’s work is distinguished by an original combination of blown and slumped glass together with electroformed and knitted copper. A clear, smooth piece of blown glass represents, for her, simply a starting point of raw material. 101 more words

Glass Resources

A lesser known engraving technique – Graal

Knut Bergqvist (Bergkvist) developed the graal technique in 1916 at Orrefors. He did take his inspiration from the French art nouveau glass of Daum and Gallé from this time frame. 212 more words

Glass Engraving

Workshop Wednesdays – Episode #4

This week on Workshop Wednesdays we decided to do an introduction video.  This video is about us, the channel, and what we have in store. Give it a watch and if you have not already, like and subscribe.   17 more words


January New Skill: Glass Blowing

One of my resolutions this year was to learn a new skill or take a class each month. I kicked off my challenge with a glass blowing class in January! 136 more words