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The first time artist Kazuki Takizawa visited a glassblowing studio, he was captivated by its versatility and how molten glass transformed in an instant.
In addition to the glass fun mirrors and art exhibits, visitors can enjoy several DIY opportunities, including using colorful beads to decorate glassware and glassblowing, with assistance from onsite craftspeople.
GLASS ACT In his blown work, North Carolina artist Hayden Wilson takes a contemporary twist on traditional Italian glassblowing techniques.
Over the centuries and millennia, other techniques became predominant: mold casting, metal-pipe glassblowing, inflating glass inside a mold, painting and gilding of glass pieces, combining colors in one piece, adding surface decorations.
Rachel Perez intricately rotated the glassblowing pipe clockwise.
Last month, during one of Cal State Fullerton’s Monday afternoon glassblowing classes, Perez – a general studio art student –
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GLASSBLOWING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of glassblowing for English Language Learners
: the art of shaping a piece of hot, melted glass by blowing air into it through a tube
GLASSBLOWING Defined for Kids
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