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About Me: http://about.me/hillruth/
My Blog: http://finespecimenglass.blogspot.com

Welcome to Fine Specimen! This shop features one-of-a-kind hand-blown glass works including pendants, ornaments, vessels, beads, and sculptures. Many of my works are created using a torch to melt and shape glass rods and tubing, a process called flameworking or lampworking. I also work from a furnace from time to time to make larger-scale functional items such as glasses, bowls, and vases.

I have been flameworking for upwards of eight years, and blowing glass (at a furnace) for six. I earned my Bachelor's of Fine Art degree with a concentration in Glass Sculpture from Alfred University in 2009.

I am interested in the idea of re-purposing found or used materials, and intend to…

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  • Born on August 14
  • Joined February 23, 2008

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About

About Me: http://about.me/hillruth/
My Blog: http://finespecimenglass.blogspot.com

Welcome to Fine Specimen! This shop features one-of-a-kind hand-blown glass works including pendants, ornaments, vessels, beads, and sculptures. Many of my works are created using a torch to melt and shape glass rods and tubing, a process called flameworking or lampworking. I also work from a furnace from time to time to make larger-scale functional items such as glasses, bowls, and vases.

I have been flameworking for upwards of eight years, and blowing glass (at a furnace) for six. I earned my Bachelor's of Fine Art degree with a concentration in Glass Sculpture from Alfred University in 2009.

I am interested in the idea of re-purposing found or used materials, and intend to incorporate more recycled materials in my products in the near future.

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