There is a shortened version of this video, see Bib 113453.
Also available as a 3 minute clip, see streaming video file on CMOG YouTube Channel.
Imitating nature, Vittorio Costantini demonstrates lampworking techniques as he creates a variety of glass birds, fish, beetles, butterflies, and other insects. With the aid of an English translator, Costantini describes some of the steps and techniques he uses.
Filmed during classes held by Vittorio Costantini, at The Studio of The Corning Museum of Glass.
Vittorio Costantini, glass artist.
Camera and editing, Robin Lehman ; executive producers, Amy Schwartz and William Gudenrath.
William Gudenrath narrates throughout.