classes at Fusion are absolutely the best...better than I had even imagined.
I'll be back soon." Tom L.
"Carmen made it all fall into
place. Before fusing seemed so complicated, but she made it easy and
FUN!!!" Debbie K.
Thanks again for taking the time to share your visions and open ours." Joy
During the 43 years he has worked in art glass, Gil Reynolds has gained worldwide
recognition as a leading innovator of fusing, kiln forming and other hot glass
techniques. He is the author of The Fused
Glass Handbook, a step-by-step guide to learning the art of fusing and his
newest book – Kiln Crafting is
proving to be an instant hit. He has been widely published in such art
glass journals as "Glass Art Magazine," "Professional Stained
Glass," "Stained Glass Patterns Quarterly," The Corning Museum
of Glass "New Glass Review 7" and he has been writing the "Kiln
Crafting" column for Stained Glass News since 1992.
Gil has lectured extensively in the U.S.
and has conducted kiln forming and Fire Bucket seminars in Japan, The Netherlands, Canada and Italy. The artwork of Gil Reynolds
can be found in numerous private and public collections, including
Ohbayahsi-Gumi, Ltd., Tokyo Japan; A.Pfann, Hilversum Holland and "Percent
for Art" commissions for Oregon and Washington states.
Gil is also a musician singer/songwriter currently working
on his 5th CD of original music. His band, Gil Reynolds and Deep Blue, plays about 40 shows a year at local
wineries festivals and private events.