See All Summer Intensives All classes start with an orientation at 9am on Monday. Classes run 9am to 5pm Monday through Thursday, and 9am to 3pm on Friday. PGC studios are open until…
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Instructor: Jason Christian
This class will explore the possibilities of traditional cane working techniques combined with modern simplicity. The art of Reticello, classical Venetian blowing methods and styles, and hot sculpting are just some of the many approaches Jason will cover.
Jason Christian is a glass artist living in the Seattle area. He became involved in glass art at the age of 21, starting as a furnace charger and slowly developing his skills and knowledge through experience. He has worked with a variety of well-known artists in the Seattle community, including Lino Tagliapietra, Martin Blank, Preston Singletary, James Mongrain, and Nancy Callan. Jason has been an integral member of Dale Chihuly's Boathouse Team for over a decade, collaborating and working with international artists. His individual work explores the art of reticello, classical Venetian techniques, and modern simplicity. Recent works have combined the delicate complexity of reticello with an eye for intricate detail inspired by the work of Peter Carl Fabergé.