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Guest Artist Demonstration: Sandy Dukeshire

Amphitheater Hot Shop
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March 19 - 20, 2020 10:00am to 4:00pm
Guest Artist Sandy Dukeshire

Watch Guest Artist Sandy Dukeshire work with the Hot Glass Demo Team during live, narrated demonstrations March 19 and 20 from 10 am to 4 pm, with a hour-long break for lunch. See Dukeshire and the team combine elements from stained glass, fusing, and glassblowing during her demonstrations.

Dukeshire’s interest in glass started as a simple desire to learn stained glass as a hobby. Soon after, she began experimenting with the material, continuing to explore the artistic challenges of glass blowing and fusing in her current practice. The teaching of hundreds of workshops, including stepping stones, jewelry, glass fusing, stained glass, and glassblowing, has been a staple of her career.

Sandy Dukeshire

Cross pollinating elements from stained glass, fusing, and glassblowing blossomed into a love of attaching hot sculpted components onto blown work for Sandy Dukeshire. With over 20 years of experience, she believes in taking the time to deeply enjoy the creative process and that dedication will ultimately show in the final piece. “My hope would be that the work will convey the same joy I fe