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Design Matters

Growing up in a family of artisans, where aesthetics and attention to detail is a part of everyday life, each piece carries a story from the design origin to the act of handcrafting these artifacts. 96 more words

Handcrafted

Habits of Good

My cousins Matt and Austin grew up in New Hampshire playing hockey incessantly, or at least that’s how it seemed to me. Every time I visited, one or both of them had to be at practice at 5 in the morning or some other crazy time, and the next day the same thing. 690 more words

Glassblowing

While Cory was at work, I decided to go out on a solo date before our date night at Flo Glassblowing. We got rescheduled from last week because of a heat warning in late September. 299 more words

Dates For Under $75

A little note on presentation & perseverance

Presenting Jason’s glasswork is always a challenge. We want to do it justice, make sure it sparkles and shows it’s best side. But not having our own studio we pack the glass treasures in and out of boxes, and each time we work on promotional photography it is a big deal to get everything we need in one place. 531 more words

Glass

A little note on presentation & perseverance

Presenting Jason’s glasswork is always a challenge. We want to do it justice, make sure it sparkles and shows it’s best side. But not having our own studio we pack the glass treasures in and out of boxes, and each time we work on promotional photography it is a big deal to get everything we need in one place. 531 more words

Glass

Glassblowing experiments


Glassblowing experiments.
Expériences de soufflage de verre.

Keshiki, by Hanna-Kaarina Heikkilä, Museum of Design in Helsinki, Finland, 2017.
Keshiki, par Hanna-Kaarina Heikkilä, Musée du Design à Helsinki, Finlande, 2017. 54 more words

Photography

Glass in Gamlebyen

Last week I was over in Gamlebyen, Fredrikstad. (Gamlebyen means “The Old Town”)

At the entrance to Gamlebyen there is “The Glasshytta”, a small building where there has always been a tradition of blowing glass. 43 more words