Jan Tozzo's Profile
I've always loved glass but until a few years ago hadn't had the time or opportunity to explore working with it as an artistic expression. While raising my family and pursuing jobs that paid for life's necessities, I dabbled in many different handcrafts; sewing, knitting, stenciling and general household painting and furniture refinishing. But now that my children are independent adults and with their love and support and the encouragement of friends, I've been able to devote the time to what has become a passion: kiln-forming glass in a studio that I've built in my home. This is where the love and respect for the medium starts. Each GlassPiece is hand cut, crafted and kiln-fired as many as five times to bring out its inherent beauty.
Starting out it was all about working at making something out of pieces of glass. What I've found is that sharing my art is the best part of the…
- Born on March 11
- Joined December 24, 2011