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Blowing it!

6/26/2015: Today she had a field trip to a Czech glass works in the Prague countryside. The Czechs are famous for their glasswares and I thought you’d like to see some examples… 53 more words


Abu Ahmad glass factory, Damascus,Syria

Sometimes at nights I’m looking at my glass necklace and it reminds me about the glassblowers in Damascus. I wonder what has happened to those people. 180 more words


The Glass Frontier

Two Glass graduates from the Alberta College of Art + Design class of 2012 display their Glass Art at Arts Underground in The Edge Gallery located in Whitehirse, Yukon Territory. 93 more words

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Ciccotti Art Glass and Our Anniversary!

Hey all! This is the first post in a new monthly series on this blog spotlighting (mostly) local places that I think are neat, awesome and more! 902 more words


Glassblowing - Lesson One - The Gather

This might be the longest post I put on here about learning glassblowing because there is just SO MUCH to cover.

Alright, so as my glassblowing instructor always says, “It all starts with the gather.” For this project, you will start out with a rod that is NOT designed for blowing air into the glass. 581 more words



I collect glass figurines. I have a huge collection.

I stick mostly to animals but my family has gotten me a few different things. My all-time favorite is probably my tiger because his body is shaped in glass but they added gold filigree for the stripes and his tail and teeth are gold. 340 more words