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Emilio Santini Guest Artist Demo

Amphitheater Hot Shop
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August 19, 2016 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Emilio Santini

See guest artist Emilio Santini in a live, narrated demonstration in the Amphitheater Hot Shop on August 19 from 6–7:30 pm.

Emilio Santini is one of the most widely recognized names in flameworking. Born in Murano into a family with 600 years of glassworking tradition to its name, Emilio is a class favorite for teaching both new and advanced students all over the world. Recently, in his own work, he has begun to combine his flameworking talent with furnace blown and cast work.

These demos are included in the cost of admission (kids and teens 17 and under are free).

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Emilio Santini

Emilio Santini

Emilio Santini was born in Murano, Italy, into a family with 600 years of glassblowing tradition. He currently resides in Williamsburg, Va. He has recently begun to combine his flameworking talent with furnace blown and cast work. He has taught extensively in this country's major glass schools and is a popular instructor for both beginning and highly skilled students.

Studio Faculty Presentations

August 23, 2016 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Location: 
The Studio
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