back at pilchuck again!

I arrived at Pilchuck Glass School last week, the most prestigious summer glass program in the country. ill be here for the next six weeks as the hot shop coordinator. during the first two weeks, teams of glassblowers will be producing 120 pieces for the annual auction in october. designed by artist and glassblower neils cosman, each piece is about 18″ x 18″, and weigh 35 pounds! the poleturners and gaffers are on day 3 of production with 90 pieces yet to be made in the next 8 days.