Glass Resource Links

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AACG - Art Alliance for Contemporary Glass

All Art School Database - Looking for any type of Art School? Here's a good place to start.

Antique and Decorative Art Books - used and out of print books. Good resource

American Vision Windows - a nice concise history and evolution of glassblowing

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Bradshaw and Whelan - some amazing conservation of porcelain and other pieces. A wealth of information on conservation including books and techniques.

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Canberra School of Art- in my opinion, there is some great glass coming out of Australia right now, and a lot of that credit should go to Stephen Proctor over at Canberra. Take a look at what they offer.

Carlisle Machining and Glass School - machineworks and glass schools all in one.

Cast Glass Forms - Full service Glass Casting Foundry

Correll Glass Studio- Charlie has an abundance of glassblowing tools, furnaces, glory holes, benches, etc. etc. Wonderful guy with excellent tools.

Creative Careers Schools - research your school options

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DC Glassworks - classes and rental space

Denault Studio - supplies and classes for stained glass and jewelry among others.

Design Glass - Australian outlet for stained glass and warm glass equipment, classes and resources.

Diablo Glass and Metal- Need to learn glassblowing, glass fusing, or metalworking? This is the place to go. Studio time and classes available.

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East Falls Glassworks- If you're in the Philadelphia area and need to take a class or even rent some glassblowing space for while, you need to check out East Falls Glass.

Electroglass- Need or interested in converting your furnace to electric? If you are, then Steve Sinotte is your man. Go check him out!

Eugene Glass School - classes in and about glass in all forms and uses

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Fantasy In Glass - Canadian stained glass suppliers

Fundació Centre del Vidre- Spanish site devoted to promoting the awareness of glass through workshops, classes, and extensive library.

FusedGlass.org- A great resource for all things fused glass, including News, Frequently asked questions, tips and hints and a forum for asking the questions you just can't find the answers to.

Fusion Headquarters - stained glass supplies

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The Glass Art Society (GAS)- If you like glass at all, looking at it, through it under it, working with it, smelling it- well you get the point, then the Glass Art Society is your ticket.

GAS member websites - a great listing of artists who belong to the Glass Art Society.

GlassArtists.org - online galleries for artists

Glassblower Info - site dedicated to information on off-hand glassblowing

GlassFacts - daily tidbits of glass information to expand your knowledge

The Glass Guild of Utah- Membership, meetings, education and showcases. If you're in Utah (or even if you're not), take a look at the Glass Guild.

Glass Line- Glass information, newsletter, pictures, and resources.

GlassLinks - ever growing list of resources, artists and the like.

Glass Notes- a companion site for the book of the same name. Henry Halem has collected a wealth of knowledge concerning anything and everything about glass. If you want to know how its done, ask Henry. Oh, and buy the book!

Glass Patterns Quarterly - stained glass patterns

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Handmade Glass- Brad Shute's comprehensive look at resources for the glass artist along with some other fun tidbits.

HandMade in America - Western North Carolina Craft Artist association includes a registry of artists.

Hot Glass Bits- Mike Firth's site devoted to glass information exchange. Quite an excellent and growing site. Drop by.

Hot Glass Color - color rods and accessories

Hub Glass- Hot working equipment and supplies

 

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IGGA- International Guild of Glass Artists web site. A fascinating site full of information, deals, and links to a myriad of glass blowing sites. Albert Lewis has compiled and put forth a fantastic effort here, check it out!

Invest in the Arts - online directory for Interior and Exterior Designers for Art use

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Jim Moore Tools for Glass - everything for the off hand glassblower

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LB Glass - imported glass for castings.

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Loetz Glass- an excellent site with a very detailed history of Loetz glass.

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Northern Heat- home of the Gott Steamer hand shaping pads. Ever want to shape your hot glass with out smoke and ash? Give these beauties a try!

Northwest Iron Works - tools and equipment for hot work

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Oatka School of Glass- If you're looking for a great place to take classes in hot and cold work, this is it.

Olympic Color Rods- No need to say anything more.

On Display- John Scott and company create some of the finest bases for the display of your glass in both lighted and rotating styles. Refined and beautiful looking, these are perfect for a classy display!

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Paul Nulton - glass and crystal repair

Profitable Glass Quarterly - learn how to market your work

Public Glass- Looking to take a class in hot glass work? Need some studio space to make your creations? Public glass can help with both. Hot glass classes ranging from beginning to advanced glassblowing, pate de verre, and kiln forming along with studio space for rent. Who could ask for more?

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Ross Art Studio- Looking for some help accomplishing a particularly difficult casting or just need some extra parts made for your piece? Linda Ross and company at Ross Art Studio specialize in casting and formulation by artists for artists.

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Stained Glass Links and Resources - says it all.

Stadelman Glass Pot Furnaces- Best dang Moly Furnace on the planet!

Steinert Industries- Need I say more?! Some of the best tools in the industry. From blow pipes and punties, to mold and machinery. If John doesn't have it, he'll probably make it.

Studio 34- Classes from hot glass, to fusing, to bead making, to business organization.

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Urban Glass- glassworking classes and much much more.

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Wet Dog Glass- another great site for hot glass tools and accessories (you know we have to be a bit partial to anyone who uses their dogs).

Wilt Industries - Scientific and Artistic Glassblowing supplies

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