The Glass Design Sketchbooks – 2004-2008

Glass Vessel Design 2
I have over 250 pages of sketches, notes and concepts in 2 big notebooks, but they’ve been packed in a box since ’08.  I took them out for a look 3 weeks ago.

I want to post up a few pages before they go back into storage.

Two of mine
William Morris Glass

I’ve experimented with almost every hot-working and cold-working technique at one time or another.  Also casting and mold-blowing.  One of my favorite techniques was layering a dull color over top of a bright color, then dipping the hot glass in water to crackle it so the bright inner color shows through the cracks (in the style of the vessel above right).

The Glass Design Sketchbooks – 2004-2008

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