Margie’s Artwork Glass Studio

Art GlassCopyright © 2017 Ciccotti Artwork Glass. William Morris and David Patchen (American glassblowers) have blended Italian techniques with their very own personal styles producing unique glasswork in America. It can take the artist from 6 weeks to a number of years to create every of his high quality art glass sculptures and may take longer for giant custom sculptures. – Optic Crystal Baseball Bat by Jack Storms comprised of 3000 items of glass, designed for former NY Yankees participant Derek Jeter, commemorating his 3000th hit within the main leagues.

Whereas attending Iowa State, he became a part of the glassblowing membership, The Gaffers’ Guild.” There he learned the basics of glassblowing. Fascinated by its potential, Jack spent a 12 months studying the ropes of the approach. What Jack Storms didn’t know then was that he’d uncover one thing that might push again the frontiers of up to date artwork in a major way.

Particular commissioned artworks could be made upon request and start at $30,000. As my skill degree increases so does the complexity of the designs and strategies. As years passed, Ciccotti moved to a smaller city outdoors of Ames and rebuilt his studio, which is now known throughout the Midwest as Ciccotti Artwork Glass. Over the years, he attended workshops across the U.S. to be taught different methods and hone his expertise as a glassblower.

During his junior yr at Plymouth State College, Jack snagged a job working for a glass artist who’d been experimenting with a method that captured Jack’s imagination—combining lead crystal and dichroic glass using a cold-glass course of. Taking his guidance counselor’s advice to pursue art, Jack took up the most important, along with a minor in art history with a studio emphasis.

After mustering the gumption to open his personal studio in 2004, … Read the rest

Trendy Mirrors

MirrorsGive any house extra dimension with this classic Minerva Accent Mirror, that includes a spherical silhouette and an antiqued bronze finish. From the light that bounces of the glass to their unique form and design options, mirrors have long been a staple among design professionals, and now you should use them in your space. Distressed finishes on fashionable mirrors mix the perfect of aged design with fashionable décor. It’s best to consider the materials or supplies that you have in your home when buying a modern wall mirror.

Bursting with an eye catching appeal for any wall, this Sunburst Accent Mirror is an suave addition to your house. Floor—Flooring mirrors make your room feel bigger—and make an simple type statement. You should use circular mirrors of assorted sizes to create points of interest on your wall that appeal to attention and create a natural circulate from one design element to a different.

Store a number of trendy mirrors, together with decorative accent mirrors, framed in leather, wood veneer, brass or aluminum, designed to hold alone or in teams, plus full-size mirrors and expandable three-method mirrors. Let it complement a vase of vibrant blooms on the foyer console desk for a trendy entryway ensemble, or set it above a Chesterfield couch in the living room to spherical out your seating group.

At AllModern, you will not must sift through elaborately decorated frames or textures that do not fit your model. Nevertheless, this mirror does not want different accents to make it pop, simply set it on an empty neutral-hued wall for an artful show. Giving this piece its distinctive look is a frame comprised of particular person mirrored pieces, whereas raised beaded trim provides a splash of dimension to this design.

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