In the main workshop of the Lincoln City Glass Center in Oregon, USA some of the finished glass blowing masterpieces are displayed on a table. Swirls of colors create unique patterns in each piece with them all having their own shapes and uses.
There are many intricate techniques and safety procedures that need to be adhered to when making glass blowing products. Some include fusing colors together and using hot furnaces with molten glass that can be transformed into different shapes.
There is an extensive list of tools that are required in glass blowing and schooling is required if this is something that tickles your fancy. Each step that is needed in making this type of art should be fully understood before finishing school.
When you visit the Lincoln City Glass Center in Oregon in the Old Taft District, you can watch a demonstration by some of the glass blowing artists. The chance to create your own glass blowing masterpiece is offered with step by step guidance from an artist or partake in one of the classes or workshops offered here.
After your tour through the Lincoln City Glass Center, visit the gift shop where walls are lined with different glass blown pieces. You will find it very hard to walk out of there without buying one of these unique pieces of art.
Glass Blowing, Lincoln City Glass Center, Lincoln City, Oregon Coast, Highway 101, Oregon, USA, North America.
I photographed this photo with the digital SLR camera model Canon EOS-1DS, aperture of f/3.2, exposure time of 1/40 sec. on ISO 100, as always I used a original Canon Lens, the focus lenght for this picture was 28mm.
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