Martha’s Vineyard Glassworks, located on State Road in West Tisbury, has announced that Maestro Glassblower Davide Fuin, of Murano, Italy, is visiting the State Road class studio this summer.
Mr. Fuin is a lifelong and world-famous glassblower. From July 30 to 31, Mr. Fuin will demonstrate his methods of Venetian glassblowing, making intricate goblets and Veronese vases, as well as creating artwork for his exhibition and opening reception scheduled for August 2, from 5 to 7 p.m.
Join Martha’s Vineyard Glassworks in this very special, once-in-a-lifetime event: watch Davide Fuin blow glass and view his traditional, museum quality work come to life from the end of a pipe to your own glass collection at home.
Glassblowing demonstrations are scheduled for 10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. on July 30 and 31, in addition to the reception from 5 to 7 p.m. on August 2. The Davide Fuin Exhibition will be open to the public from August 2 through August 21. For more details, visit mvglassworks.com. The gallery and studio are open seven days a week from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.