Explore the glass creations of 108 artisans, ranging from established talents to those who are up-and-coming in this dynamic field. Their work represents the many techniques employed by today's glass artists, including glass blowing, casting, fusion, etching, layering, copper foil, enamel, paint, and flamework along with stained glass and mosaic composition. More than 550 art objects are shown in full color, spanning the scale from intricate jewelry pieces to architectural installations. The text reveals each artist's individual journey into creativity and the vision that lies behind his or her work.
Danijela Kracun and Charles McFadden enjoy writing books, meditating, and doing yoga. Danijela has a masters degree in art history. She apprenticed with Helene Weiss at the Willet Stained Glass Studio for two years, and has written for Stained Glass Quarterly.