The Breathtaking Art of Glass Blowing
People use art to create something beautiful to express themselves. Most art takes place on canvas. However, art can take form from many mediums. In this video, you will learn about how people breathe life into glass to create breathtaking pieces of art.
There are commercial glass experts out there that will install or fix your windows. However, these glass experts are on another level.
This artists use a technique known as glassblowing. Glassblowing involves taking molten glass from a furnace and shaping it into something beautiful. First, a stainless clear tube is used to take the 2,000 degree molten glass out of the furnace. Next, they blow air through the opposite end of the blowpipe tube. This infuses bubbles into the glass, causing it to expand. Tweezers are then used to adjust the glass. More layers are normally added on top of these layers for more color. After the glass has been shaped, the glass is then cooled. Once cooled, the glass is ready to be put on display. As you can see, glass blowing is an incredible and unique way to create art.