First trials are done. Now we try to blow into a more concrete mould with help by glass blower Erno Takala.
2 day workshop by glass sculptor Martin Janecky in the Glass department of the Rietveld Academie
Experienced glass blower and wonderful woman Alma Jantunen from Nuutajärvi’s glass village in Finland came for a short visit to rainy Amsterdam. Some hours in the glass studio of the Rietveld Academie, and… Continue reading
The day started with mould making. Sander Boeijink helped us to make plaster molds for kiln casting. First a positive was made out of clay. In the afternoon we turned on a… Continue reading
Long but interesting day in the glass island of Murano. We visited Adriano Berengo‘s studio, and one of the three locations of Glass Stress exhibition. Tony Oursler is one of the artist… Continue reading
Also these playful glass works are made in Nuutajärvi‘s glass village by Lasisirkus, Alma Jantunen and Johannes Rantasalo.
The glass of work of Anu Penttinen is getting the last heat in the hands of Slate Grove. Anu, beside of designing, she also makes her own work including the piece in… Continue reading
Anu Penttinen is on of the artists working and creating in the glass village of Nuutajärvi. Her playful and colorful work tempts you to come closer with your fingers first. During these weeks… Continue reading
These new kind of glass tubes by Chihuly are one of things that came out of 10 days of working in Nuutajärvi.
Slowly proceeds the annealing process of huge glass pieces made by Chihuly‘s group in Nuutajärvi‘s glass factory.
All the work is done and a group of Dale Chihuly‘s glassblowers are about to head back to US. after working in Nuutajärvi‘s factory for 10 days. The factory is the oldest still… Continue reading
A fresh exhibition of group of young talented glass makers in Riihimäki. Lasismi 1.6.-23.9.2012 at The Finnish Glass Museum In the photo, Pill by Helmi Remes.