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Due to the winter storm projections, The Corning Museum of Glass will operate under a three-hour delay and will be open from noon to 5 pm on Sunday, January 20. The Rakow Library will be closed. The Museum and Library will return to normal hours and full operations on Monday, January 21 at 9 am.

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Learn About Glass Enameling

It could have been so simple ... but it wasn't! Until recent times (about 1800), permanent enamels had to be fired on glass vessels by an amazingly laborious process, shown here. Today, the process really is as easy as it looks.