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Live Streamed Studio Demonstration: William Gudenrath

The Studio
January 16, 2019 11:00am to 12:00pm
Orange glass dragon with yellow wings

An expert on Venetian glass, William Gudenrath is teaching students in his class how to create well-formed and thinly-blown vessel bodies, excellent necks, delicate mereses, and blown feet and stems. Get an insider’s view into the process during this live stream from the class An In-Depth Introduction to Venetian Techniques on January 16.

When not teaching at The Studio, Gudenrath can be found studying Venetian glass and making his own Venetian-style glass. He is the author of The Techniques of Renaissance Venetian Glassworking, and the forthcoming online resource, The Techniques of Renaissance Venetian-Style Glassworking.

No registration or fee is required to watch this portion of the class. Watch on cmog.org or The Corning Museum of Glass Facebook page when the event is live.

Unable to watch the live stream? Each demo will be added to the Museum’s YouTube channel. See the full listing of past live streamed demonstrations, and check back for new videos soon.

William Gudenrath

William Gudenrath

William Gudenrath is a glassblower, scholar, lecturer, and teacher.  He is an authority on historical hot glassworking techniques from ancient Egypt through the Renaissance, and has presented lectures and demonstrations throughout the world.