A Celebration of Functional and Sculptural Glass
One of the most magnificent collections of handmade glass creations ever assembled! Be inspired by these 500 outstanding pieces which capture the finest work done by top artisans worldwide. Cast your eyes on flameworked goblets, cast vases, blown cups, and fused and slumped bowls. The magnificent techniques on display include mosaics, enameling, engraving, carving, and etching, and the unique shapes and eye-catching designs will amaze any glass lover. An exceptional book for your coffee table and design library. All full-color, with beautiful photography. Softcover.
Below is just a small sample of the art found inside. "Eclipse IV" by Jong Pil Pyun (photo by artist). "Appalachian Landscape" by Gary Beecham (photo by John Litteton). "Damselfly Over Tea Roses, Blueberries, and Bulbous Roots Botanical" by Paul J. Stankard (photo by Douglas Schaible). "Topsy Turvy" by Kate Vogel and John Littleton (photo by artist). "Flaming Glass Vessel" by James and Renee Nielsen Engebretson (photo by Don Pitlik).