Ruth Hill's Profile
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…
- Born on August 14
- Joined February 23, 2008