Corri Young's Profile
I am a self taught Lampwork artist who melts glass in my home studio. I live in Mesa, Arizona with my husband and daughter. Having always been drawn to fire, combining glass with the fire was a natural evolution. I have been lampworking for over Twelve years and switched over to mainly borosilicate glass over three years ago. I am inspired daily by my daughter as well as my friends and family who push me to come up with different ways to create pieces as well as combine them with other elements. I also runs a large online web community (Lampwork Etc) for glass bead artists for them to connect with each other, learn, and ask questions regarding glass.
When I work with glass I get mesmerized, not just by the flame lapping at the fire, but at the ability for glass to melt and flow. I look at the different levels of color and intensity of the molten glass. In order to create, you have to be…
- Born on September 22
- Joined June 22, 2008