The Fort Wayne Museum of Art again this year partnered with Habatat Galleries to present this exhibition, the oldest and largest annual contemporary glass show in the country. Selected from an array of glass masters, this exhibition features 26 of the best studio glass artists in the world. In its 42nd year, the invitational presents contemporary glass sculpture in the […]

As part of the Columbus ArtFest, Indiana Artisan Lisa Pelo, owner of Hot Blown Glass Studio, will again offer glass forming workshops all day Aug 22 and 23.  Participants will create a paperweight with the assistance of Lisa and her assistants. Workshop cost is $25; reservations are required and can be made with a credit card here or by calling the […]

For six hours before the Cool City Band takes the jazz concert stage, the Hendricks County Arts Council presents glass paperweight making sessions with local glass artist Lisa Pelo and her crew of artists from Hot Blown Glass, Ltd. From noon to 6 p.m., this family-friendly event is open to five people per hour.  Pre-registration is required and available here.  […]

For only the second time, the International Biennial Exhibit of Contemporary Glass is mounted, and stunning, at the David Owsley Museum of Art, on Muncie’s Ball State University campus.  Minnetrista and Ball State’s Marilyn K. Glick Center for Glass have joined forces with the Owsley Museum to present Expressions in Glass. Focusing on a theme that dominates today’s art – […]

GATHERING: Contemporary Glass from the Heartland is a juried exhibition showcasing the best of emerging and established glass artists from Indiana, Illinois, Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky and Wisconsin—the heartland of America. The application for this annual glass art event (available online at this link), sponsored by the Indiana Glass Arts Alliance, is now open, with a deadline of Aug. 1, 2014.  Applicants […]

Tippecanoe County hosts a weekend focused on glass aficionados this Friday – Sunday, June 27 – 29. Glass Artist Linda Elmore will be demonstrating Friday afternoon from 2-5:30 pm at Something Special. Also on Friday, from 10 am-6 pm, or Saturday, 10 am-4 pm, check out the glass at Artists’ Own Gallery with works by Kathleen Kitch and Lisa Walsh. […]

Three Days in June.  A dozen glass artists.  Furnace, slump, fused, and flamework, and then the fun begins — interactive glass-in-action demonstrations by a variety of artists.  June 6, 7 and 8.  Hot Blown Glass Studio.  Clayton, Indiana. Much more info here.

“Aztec Eye” is a recent mosaic by Indiana Artisan Nancy Keating, incorporating ceramic tempered and recycled glass, mirror and glass rondelle.  To learn how to make your own mosaic, join her Mosaics and Wine class on June 18, a fun and creative intro to mosaic art.  This beginner class is great for teens and up, and with Mother’s Day around […]

In April, Indy Flame Art will host Beau Barrett for two two-day classes titled “Making Blown Boro Beads and Small Scale Tubing Techniques.”  These classes, for glass enthusiasts at an intermediate skill level, will begin with important fundamentals of working with glass tubing, and then expand into more advanced pattern, color, and shaping techniques/methods to create unique blown beads and […]

Take a glass blowing workshop with John Miller, one of the Midwest’s premiere glass artists, and one of its most entertaining and insightful glass instructors, when he is the Indianapolis Art Center’s Visiting Artist in March. Registration is now open for this workshop focusing on traditional and non-traditional glass blowing and hot sculpting techniques.  Participants can come from all experience […]