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Memories from the Other Side of the Desk

By Max Fosberg, Visitor Services Manager

As my time comes to a close at Museum of Glass (only two more days, but who’s counting?), I have been taking some time to reflect on the past two years here working in the visitor services department. 785 more words

Museum Of Glass

Incalmo Technique

Simon La Bozetta is talented at more than just painting! Among the many mediums that he plays with in his “spare time” Simon loves to play with the old Italian master techniques in glass blowing, such as the Incalmo Technique. 19 more words


islets of glass

gently rise from

a princely lagoon

home to history

renaissance artisans

sworn to the arcane

secrets of guild

capture the light

that bathes Venice… 95 more words


Guido Mocafico's Blaschka glass biological model photographs

LEOPOLD & RUDOLF BLASCHKA LYMNOREA TRIEDA (BL016) ©2013 Chromogenic print 70×52,6 cm Edition of 8+2 AP With kind permission of the Natural History Museum, Dublin… 539 more words

Natural History

Glassblowing demonstration at the National Glass Centre, Sunderland; April 2016

An afternoon at the National Glass Centre in Sunderland. Recommended.

All shots taken on a Fuji x100t then cropped (severely) and processed in the Enlight app on iPhone while waiting for my daughter to go to sleep. 43 more words


Design Entrepreneurship. It’s time to get our butts in gear. We have 4 weeks left; time to crack down! We’re getting into business talk now. You know, assets, liabilities, net worth, overhead, revenues, HST, income, and how to balance and manage all of this. 848 more words