glass-blowing


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glass-blowing

the process of shaping a mass of molten or softened glass into a vessel, shape, etc., by blowing air into it through a tube
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Techniques being taught include glass-blowing, furnace building, beadmaking, hot glass casting, kiln-forming, glass painting and expressive flameworking.
The initiative started a year ago when Abichaker happened to meet Hussein Khalifeh, "the dean" of the glass-blowing family in Sarafand.
It was tough at first because I Knew nothing at all about glass-blowing," said Bee.
LuLu Hypermarket Bahrain regional director Juzer Rupawala said among the crafts on display will be bangle-making, glass-blowing, puppet shows and marble inlay paintings.
He attended classes at Pilchuck School in Seattle, working as a gaffer (the main person or leader, besides the artist, of a glass-blowing team) for Dale Chihuly to earn tuition.
Kirstie set about transforming it on a shoestring budget learning 18 different crafts in the process such as glass-blowing, wallpaper-making and quilting, which can be seen on the programme.
Karen, from Holm, Orkney, was living in the lakeside tourist resort on an extended working holiday and had a job in a glass-blowing studio.
Examining the most unpleasant employment opportunities through the ages, including bridgebuilding, soap-boiling, glass-blowing.
and put his glass-blowing and glass-sculpting knowledge to work on the North Rim of the Black Canyon of the Gunnison.
Among the displays at The World of Glass is a recreation of the Victorian era, an interactive museum, a mirror maze, a tunnel labyrinth, special effects film show and glass-blowing demonstrations
They would much rather we were watching a documentary about 14th century Venetian glass-blowing or a wild life show on the mating habits of the blue footed booby.
The 360-degree Elizabethan experience includes the pageantry of hundreds of artisans exhibiting their wares - some demonstrating historical crafts including glass-blowing, papermaking, coin-striking, wood-turning, weaving and bronze fabrication.