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World of glass : the art of Dale Chihuly / by Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

"His crew calls him Maestro. Thousands of fans call him a magician. Over the past five decades, Dale Chihuly has created some of the most innovative and popular works of art in museums and gardens around the world. Authors Greenberg and Jordan met with Chihuly in his studio for exclusive interviews discussing his early life, his passion for glassblowing, and his dazzling works. Lavishly illustrated with Chihuly's art and family photographs, this book discusses Chihuly's workshop and his glassblowing technique. The book includes a step-by-step guide to how glass pieces are created, a list of places to see Chihuly's artwork, endnotes, a bibliography, and an index"--
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library J 748.092 GRE (Text) 33892100714295 Children's New Books Book None 01/19/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781419736810
  • ISBN: 1419736817
  • Physical Description: 60 pages : color illustrations ; 26 x 26 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes a list of where to see artworks by Dale Chihuly (pages 55-57).
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 54-55) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Following your nose -- Childhood days -- Growing up or when life gives you lemons -- Turning point -- Challenges -- Blowblowblow -- What is a series? How does it work? -- Glasshouses, gardens, ancient sites and new ones -- There's no place like home.
Summary, etc.:
"His crew calls him Maestro. Thousands of fans call him a magician. Over the past five decades, Dale Chihuly has created some of the most innovative and popular works of art in museums and gardens around the world. Authors Greenberg and Jordan met with Chihuly in his studio for exclusive interviews discussing his early life, his passion for glassblowing, and his dazzling works. Lavishly illustrated with Chihuly's art and family photographs, this book discusses Chihuly's workshop and his glassblowing technique. The book includes a step-by-step guide to how glass pieces are created, a list of places to see Chihuly's artwork, endnotes, a bibliography, and an index"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Chihuly, Dale, 1941- > Juvenile literature.
Glass artists > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Chihuly, Dale, 1941-
Glass art.
Glass artists.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Art / History.
Genre: Art.
Biographies.
Illustrated works.
Instructional and educational works.

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