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Mike Shelbo is an emerging glass artist who has traveled the world to learn and demonstrate the amazing techniques of glassblowing. Born in Michigan and raised in California, and now currently living in north county of San Diego with his beloved daughter and son. He specializes in jewelry, sculpture and delicate stemware to keep a focus on the beauty and refined detail of glass. Inspiration for his work comes from both the organic qualities of nature and the idea that an underlying world of fantasy binds us to reality. Fourteen years ago the glass captivated him as a new medium for expression of artistic ideas. In 2005 Shelbo was given the opportunity by the Glass Art Society to demonstrate a unique style of glass sculpting to Adelaide, Australia for their annual conference. Along with this rewarding experience Mike was also able to assist in teaching at the prestigious Penland School of Craft in North Carolina under maestro Bandhu…

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  • Born on March 3
  • Joined April 30, 2007

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glass, goblins, imagination, ice cream

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About

Mike Shelbo is an emerging glass artist who has traveled the world to learn and demonstrate the amazing techniques of glassblowing. Born in Michigan and raised in California, and now currently living in north county of San Diego with his beloved daughter and son. He specializes in jewelry, sculpture and delicate stemware to keep a focus on the beauty and refined detail of glass. Inspiration for his work comes from both the organic qualities of nature and the idea that an underlying world of fantasy binds us to reality. Fourteen years ago the glass captivated him as a new medium for expression of artistic ideas. In 2005 Shelbo was given the opportunity by the Glass Art Society to demonstrate a unique style of glass sculpting to Adelaide, Australia for their annual conference. Along with this rewarding experience Mike was also able to assist in teaching at the prestigious Penland School of Craft in North Carolina under maestro Bandhu Dunham. Finally selling online, now you can get exclusive sales only available here, on etsy, of unique and one of a kind glass art made by Mike Shelbo. Thanks for taking the time to check me out. Any questions please don't hesitate to send an email to mikeshelbo [!at] gmail.com

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