Tag Archives: blown glass

CHIHULY BASKETS: CELEBRATING FORTY YEARS

“Baskets was the first series that I did that really took advantage of the molten properties of the glassblowing process. Now, for the first time, I really felt I was breaking new ground with an ancient technique.” For many celebrated … Continue reading

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2017 June Weekend Glass Demo Photo Album

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Thank you Amy Lynn for these nice photos of the 2017 Schantz Galleries Collectors Weekend Glass Blowing Event, hosted at Hoogs and Crawford.             

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Classical, Native and Pop Culture in Glass

Karl Marx wrote in 1845 that “only in community with others has each individual the means of cultivating his gifts in all directions.” The interconnectedness of Richard Marquis, Dante Marioni, and Preston Singletary, cultivated throughout the years, has not created … Continue reading

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A Place of Wonder – Essay by Jeanne Koles

It is our tendency, in an attempt to understand an artist, to contextualize him or her within certain frameworks, whether they be of medium, time and place, or style. We lapse into simplified definitions in order to better grasp an … Continue reading

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NANCY CALLAN | A Fantastic Journey

It is apparent when an artist loves what he or she does. Nancy Callan’s work reflects her pure joy and energy and good nature. While the work connotes a playful ease, it is created with great technical skill and mastery. We truly … Continue reading

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RICHARD ROYAL | Full Circle

We are fortunate to know Richard Royal and represent him at our gallery. A highly skilled, thoughtful, and creative artist, Richard’s contribution to the education and development of the medium, through his teaching at Pilchuck Glass School in Washington, and … Continue reading

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Lino Tagliapietra: The Golden Age of Glass | A Recent Exhibition

Essay by Jeanne Koles for Schantz Galleries, 2016 When we take an adventure, we mine the depths of the unknown in search of physical and spiritual treasures. We risk what is familiar and easy. A maestro of Lino Tagliapietra’s caliber … Continue reading

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