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Clearly Copied with Beth Lipman

6:00 AM Jul 28 - 12:00 PM Aug 9, 2013

Place: Haystack Mountain School of Crafts
Host: Haystack Mountain School of Crafts

2-week intensive studio workshop

Haystack Mountain School of Crafts
International Craft School
Session 4/Glass

Clearly Copied
Why do we make what we make? Every object made in glass is simultaneously an imitation and an original. Workshop participants will explore these ideas, as well as their personal motivations, while working in the hotshop and in daily group discussions. Participants will blow and sculpt using traditional and innovative techniques to experiment with process and concept. Finishing techniques, including cold working and installation, will be demonstrated and discussed. Emphasis will be on experimentation, but students will accomplish finished works of modest size. Beginning skills in hot glass required. Technical Assistant needed.

BETH LIPMAN has received numerous awards including a USA Berman Bloch Fellowship and Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant. She studied at the Massachusetts College of Art in Boston and received a BFA from Tyler School of Art, Temple University. Her work has been exhibited internationally, and most recently at the Norton Museum of Art, Florida; Museum of Arts & Design, New York; and the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Renwick Gallery, Washington, DC. Her work is in the collections of the Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York and the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Renwick Gallery, Washington, DC. Beth Lipman lives and works in Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin. bethlipman.com

More Information: www.haystack-mtn.org

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