Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Ben Browne Glass: Prepare to be impressed!

Here is art at its absolute finest. Take a look at the work of the amazing Ben Browne. What talent! I'm sure you can agree that his pieces are absolutely breathtaking and so unbelievably intriguing.

If you're looking for a gift that will surely impress, Ben Brown Glass will do the trick. If you're like me, and covet every single piece from this Etsy shop, you'll have a hard time deciding which one is your favorite! Any of them would make one heck of a conversation piece.

Here is more about this creative artist:

Ben Browne began working with borosilicate glass at the age of 18. For three years he was an apprentice to Scott Bisson of Quantum Creative Glass. In 2004 he did a 2 1/2 month internship with Milon Townsend. Ben has also studied with Randall Grubb, Cesare Toffolo, and Ray Olson among others. He resides in Corvallis, Oregon where he teaches flameworking at the Oregon State University Craft Center, while currently working towards a degree in music technology.

Here is Nebulous Storm from the space marbles series.

1 1/4" Encased borosilicate glass marble. Made by flameworking implosion technique using clear glass, and heavily saturated colored glass. One of a kind. Carefully kiln annealed to ensure stability. Hand crafted by glass artist Ben Browne.

Unique indeed - the Red Orb Flower from the Space Flower Series.

1 1/4" Encased borosilicate glass marble. Made by flameworking implosion technique using clear glass, colored glass, and fumed gold. One of a kind. Carefully kiln annealed to ensure stability. Hand crafted by glass artist Ben Browne.

Love what you see?!? Make sure you stop by Ben's MySpace page here to see more of his wonderful work.

Help spread the word about Ben Browne Glass. Art like this needs to get noticed!

2 comments:

  1. these are some really nice pieces of artwork. wonderfully made.

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  2. Beautiful, would make nice gifts.

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