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World of glass : the art of Dale Chihuly
Physical Description:
60 pages : color illustrations; 26 x 26cm
Following your nose -- Childhood days -- Growing up or when life gives you lemons -- Turning point -- Challenges -- Blowblowblow -- What is a series? How does it work? -- Glasshouses, gardens, ancient sites and new ones -- There's no place like home.
Personal Subject:
"His crew calls him Maestro. Thousands of fans call him a magician. Over the past five decades, Dale Chihuly has created some of the most innovative and popular works of art in museums and gardens around the world. Authors Greenberg and Jordan met with Chihuly in his studio for exclusive interviews discussing his early life, his passion for glassblowing, and his dazzling works. Lavishly illustrated with Chihuly's art and family photographs, this book discusses Chihuly's workshop and his glassblowing technique. The book includes a step-by-step guide to how glass pieces are created, a list of places to see Chihuly's artwork, endnotes, a bibliography, and an index"--