The Art of Kiln-Glass
Glass art comes in many shapes and sizes. From the simple and practical, to the abstract, colorful and amazing. Glass artists around the world are working to harness the potential of this dynamic and exciting art-making material.
Bullseye Glass manufactures a type of art glass called “kiln-glass”. As its name suggests, this type of glass is formed and shaped at very high temperatures in a glass kiln.
There is an enormous range of working methods and forms that can be created with kiln-glass, including simple slumped bowls and platters, cast sculptures, painterly panels, and architectural installations.
In this video lesson, we show you a variety of finished art pieces from contemporary artists working in kiln-glass.
Are you interested in learning more about the techniques and principles behind making kiln-glass art? Consider taking a class at a Bullseye Resource Center, or subscribing to Bullseye Kiln-Glass Education Online.
The Art of Kiln-glass Artist Credits PDF
Jessica Loughlin at Bullseye Glass, Landscape: Mindspace (8216)