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Photos of my work and process

Here you can see pictures of what I\'ve been up to. I love my work, and the images of it happening can be captivating.

Art Changes Those Who Experience It

Being a glassblower I have been continually challenged by the tension between ‘craft’ and ‘art’.  The implication is, quite often, that if you make objects which are merely decorative, difficult to create, individual, and / or useful, you are not an ‘Artist’. When I schlepped through Philosophy of Art many years ago I acquired many […]

Some Things Mystify Me, but That’s Okay.

I’ve decided to write a series about what glassblowing has taught me over the years.  I’m going to start with, basically, ‘dealing with failure.’  Because, if anything teaches you about how to fail with a smile and try again, it’s glassblowing. This is a reticello.  Well, my first version thereof. The first attempt at Reticello […]


Old glass video about industrial Indian glasswork http://www.youtube.com/attribution_link?a=wbFl6ilGOqY&amp;u=/watch?v=dPjDUXz0Fe8&amp;feature=share<p class="wp-crosspost-linkback"><a href="http://dylanbrams.com/2014/04/19/httpwww-youtube-comattribution_linkawbfl6ilgoqyuwatchvdpjduxz0fe8featureshare/" title="Go to the original post." rel="bookmark">http://www.youtube.com/attribution_link?a=wbFl6ilGOqY&amp;u=/watch?v=dPjDUXz0Fe8&amp;feature=share</a> was originally published on <a href="http://dylanbrams.com/wrp">Dylan Brams.com</a></p>