(CBS Seattle/AP) — More than 700 guns collected during a buyback in January will be melted into bricks and printed with messages of peace then placed around Seattle. Mayor Mike McGinn is expected to announce […]
Thanks to artists like Dale Chihuly, glassblowing has become an art form synonymous with the Pacific NW. If you appreciate hand blown glass, or have ever wanted to learn how its done, here are some Seattle studios to check out.
Glassblowing is an ancient technique that is uniquely represented in the Northwest in a variety of studios that dot the area. Check out this must-see list, which represents the best of the best glassblowing studios in Seattle.
Fifty years after the World’s Fair inserted the Space Needle into Seattle’s skyline, the city is celebrating that anniversary by offering an array of new things to see and do at Seattle Center: from a zip line to a new art glass museum.
On Thursday, May 17, the Seattle Symphony will delight you with the only opera by composed by Béla Bartók. A castle filled with forbidden doors, a torture chamber, a jewel house, a garden and a lake of tears make for an eerie story about past lives and Bluebeard’s past wives.
The much anticipated Chihuly Garden and Glass is opening Monday, May 21 and will be the most comprehensive presentation of Seattle’s most celebrated glass blowing artist’s work.
The month of September, Tacoma is celebrating one of their own, the world famous glass blowing artist, Dale Chihuly. You are welcome to hear him speak or see some of his most beautiful pieces inspired by his Northwest home.