Glass Art Tips & Information

Articles and videos for helpful ‘How-to’ tips and information about hand-blown glass, glass art, and glass sculpture.
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How to Light Art Glass | Lighting Art Guide

How to light art glass, artwork, and glass sculpture is a question we often asked. We created a video and guide explaining the different types of light sources, and ways to use them to help you display your art in the best possible light… read more
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Types of Glass Art

The types and categories found in glass art are formed basically by “How it was made”. The techniques and processes an artist uses to make contemporary art glass are often used in describing the artwork… read more
Cleaning Glass Artwork

Cleaning Glass Artwork

Cleaning glass artwork can be simple and straightforward. However, I have some tips to consider to help prevent possible damage while cleaning hand blown glass art...
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Repairing Glass Tips

Repairing Glass Tips

People contact us often about repairing glass. They figure since we make hand blown glass, repairing glass would be a simple thing for us to do. However, most repairs are rarely simple...
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Potato in Glass

Potato in Glass

Dipping a potato in a hot glass furnace may seem like an odd thing to do. This is actually an old glass factory trick...
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Custom Hand Blown Glass

Custom Hand Blown Glass

Custom hand blown glass is something we do. Creating custom work can be fun and interesting... And at times, the creative process for custom work can lead to other ideas to explore in our glass sculpture...
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Shipping Art Glass Sculpture

Shipping Art Glass Sculpture

Custom hand blown glass is something we do. Creating custom work can be fun and interesting... And at times, the creative process for custom work can lead to other ideas to explore in our glass sculpture...
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Stand Placement video

Stand Placement video

We are often asked at our studio, "How can I keep my glass art from being accidentally knocked over?" Katie Katz shares tips for securing art glass...
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