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glassblowing

[′glas‚blō·iŋ]
(engineering)
Shaping a mass of viscid glass by inflating it with air introduced through a tube.
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The hot shop is a confluence of traditional glass blowing techniques and examples of individual expression and artistic exploration," says Ms Aufiero.
Manual glass blowing is characterised by the absence of ready-made molds, allowing workers to give the produced glass various shapes, depending on their skill and requirements of the end user, says Abu Ahmad Al Sabbagh, a professional glass-blower, who complained to Gulf News that most masters of the trade left to Turkey after violence erupted in 2011.
SDI will assist in the growth of Sentek by automating certain aspects of the glass blowing process and the board has identified additional cross selling opportunities between its existing distributors and Sentek's distributors.
Postal Service in Shrewsbury and had been a glass blowing artist since he was 14.
Bee, 24, of Lindley, fell into glass blowing by accident - but found she had a real talent.
Antoine Pierini learned the basics of glass blowing from his father.
Built over 100 years ago by Louis Comfort Tiffany and used as his original glass blowing studio, the Tiffany Glass Building is a unique neighborhood architectural and historical gem.
Topics he has pursued range from juggling to the Civil War to banjo, weaponry, sign language, hypnosis, art history, glass blowing and the psychology of lying.
Other activities include tours of the Town Hall and the Gamble building, demonstrations of glass blowing by the World of Glass and the St Helens cemetery walk, which seeks out the graves of the famous and infamous, such as the first woman to be murdered in St Helens.
They were all blown at the one of the UK's few surviving traditional glass blowing workshops, the Glass Blobbery, in Corwen.
Traditional craftsmen are being flown in from India specifically for the event which will feature bangle making, glass blowing, puppet shows, marble inlay paintings, miniature paintings, instrumental music as well as clothing including bridal wear.