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 was born in Serbia and, at the age of ten, moved to New York. She and Charles McFadden enjoy nature, meditating, and being with family. The recipes in this book have been passed down from Danijela's Serbian and Romanian ancestors.