Handblown Glass Candle Holder 'Leaf'
This tall, elegant and weighty candle holder is hand blown utilizing the Swedish/Graal technique in which a colored layer of glass is encased by a transparent layer of glass. The thickness of the glass accentuates the optical qualities of the color. It holds a round votive candle (included).
- Handblown glass
- 12" h x 5" dia
- Artist information card
School for American Crafts, Glass, BFA 2010
While on a family vacation in Bermuda, Jake fell in love with glass at an open-air hot shop at the Royal Navy Dock Yard. He studied glass in high school and continued his studies at RIT.
Jake is an accomplished young artist who strives to carry ancient glass making traditions into contemporary times. Using traditional Italian and Swedish techniques, he crafts his own unique style, expression and design. He maintains his Hot Glass Alley studio in Charlotte, North Carolina.