A Condensed History of Lampworking

Flame work has a long history. Examples of beads and bottles have been found in Viking graves, Egyptian tombs and Roman temples. Thankfully glass was highly prized by the ancient cultures so there are glimpses of its past. It’s believed that Egyptian glass dates as early as 1550BC. While there is no evidence of the…

Thunder birds

This is one of my latest sculptures. I love the way he turned out, for although there are some thing I could have done better; overall I feel he conveys the essence of this legendary creature as I understand it. He has the rain and lightening coming out of his wings, which was a particularly tricky…