Heart of Glass - Blenko Glass
Blenko Glass is a West Virginia treasure that spans generations. Nothing symbolizes the state of West Virginia better or more beautifully than Blenko Glass. We will discuss current and former craftsmen and designers and how important it is that Blenko and West Virginia glass be appreciated and valued by the younger generation.
Tuesday, June 26, 2012
Live-streamed Studio Demonstration: Gianni Toso & Matthew Urban
Wednesday, June 27
11am - 12pm
Watch Gianni Toso and Matthew Urban demonstrate for their Reinterpreting Italian Techniques class at The Studio. This demonstration will offer insight into the class as a whole, which will focus on reinterpreting the glassblowing techniques that defined Italian glass in the modern era, between 1930 and 1960. The class will explore processes such as incalmo, pullegusso, primavera, and merletto.
No registration or fee is required to watch this portion of the class. Connect to our Ustream channel on June 27 to watch.