As promised, here’s a little more from the Boyd Sugiki and Lisa Zerkowitz demo at the California College of the Arts in Oakland. They worked all afternoon. And then gave a talk. Working hard for the money.
Here are shots from making the first bowl.
Shape it some more. There are so many things I love about glass blowing. But one of the things is the old fashioned and ultra low tech tools. What’s the key shaping tool? Wet newspaper and a hand. Oh, and remember, that glowing hunk of glass is about 2000 degrees. See that smoke? The paper’s burning.
Looking for a new camera? Yeah, me too.