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Murano—the Glass Island of Italy

Known for its sparking treasures made of glass, the island of Murano is just a brief boat ride (vaporetto) away from Venice. Although touristy, I highly recommend the trip. 972 more words


Glass Blowing Dream

Hello! For this week I will be talking about an artform that I dream of learning and that is glass blowing. I wish glassblowing could be done at home, but it seems that a studio would be needed for safety and all the equipment. 71 more words

Where Creativity Works

Seattle's Chihuly Garden and Glass

We had been searching the internet looking for something to do for the afternoon when I came across an article on the Chihuly Garden and Glass. 270 more words


Tour of Provence - Day 8 - Biot and glass blowing

Tour of Provence June 11-21

Day 8 – June 18 – Visit to glass blowing factory at Biot, and lunch at Cafe Orca in Vallauris. 422 more words


Lindava, Czech Republic

While living in Prague a few summers ago, I took a trip with the rest of my program up to the Liberec region of the Czech Republic. 115 more words

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Venice Day 2: Murano

The morning was foggy, which delayed our trip out to Murano to see some glass blowing, because one of the vaporetto lines was suspended. But we made it out there after a bit of sitting around.