Glass Blowing Tips, Tricks, and Techniques

Watch more Glass Blowing for Beginners videos: www.howcast.com Subscribe to Howcast’s YouTube Channel – howc.st Learn some cool glass blowing tips, tricks, and techniques in this glass blowing video. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: howc.st Subscribe to Howcast’s other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel – howc.st Howcast Video Games Channel – howc.st Howcast Tech Channel – howc.st Howcast Food Channel – howc.st Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel – howc.st Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel – howc.st Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel – howc.st Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Hi my name’s Ed Donovan and I’m here at DC GlassWorks you can find us at dcglassworks.com. We are a public access glass blowing facility we also metal and metal casting and welding. We are primarily a teaching facility. We want to share with people the magic of glass blowing it’s an amazing substance and today I’m going to be talking to you about glass blowing. When you come into a glass shop there are certain things that you should do to prepare yourself. One, you want

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Chihuly Glass Exhibit at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond, Virginia

This great glass exhibit at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts is by the world’s premier glass artist, Dale Chihuly. I was first introduced to Chihuly’s work when I visited the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas many years ago and saw his fantastic ceiling sculpture “Fiori Di Como” in the lobby. I’ve been a fan ever since. The exhibit at the Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond continues until February 10, 2013.

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Chihuly at Cheekwood

From May 25 through October 31, 2010 Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art in Nashville, Tennessee will be dramatically transformed into a wonderland of color, light and form with the magical art of Dale Chihuly. Thousands of hand blown glass elements will be displayed throughout the botanical garden, within the ponds , the Japanese garden and more, and inside in the Museum of Art

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