‘HOT!’ Glass, The Durango Herald

Inside a furnace burning at 2,400 degrees Fahrenheit, Bengt Hokanson spins a glowing orb of fiery hot glass. He quickly pulls it from the furnace and flips it hand over hand before Trefny Dix blows it into shape. After several more repetitions, Hokansan and Dix delicately place the shallow glass bowl inside a cooling furnace. Normally, there is no round of applause, but today, almost 20 people give them a standing ovation. Read more…

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