Art Seymour's Profile
My lifetime involvement with glass began at age 5 when I became mesmerized by an antique glass prism paperweight at my grandmother’s home. For hours on end I would gaze into the depths of that prism, dreaming and wondering at the magic that could create an object of such deep transparent color ,a color so rich it seemed edible.,yet so transparent I could see objects clearly out the other side.
I never fully recovered from that experience, and today,60 plus years later ,find most of my days consumed by activities which are in one way or another related to the production of glass objects.
I started working with stained glass in 1969 and operated a working studio making custom commissions for 10 years.I began blowing glass in 1977 at California State University , at Chico California. Glass blowing became a passion for me, and remains so today.
I spent 6 years…
- Joined November 4, 2008