Glass can be an unforgiving medium, but it’s incredibly versatile. Here are clips of our AO team at work showcasing their expertise in blowing, casting, pressing and torching glass, using time-honored techniques with contemporary approaches.
Crafting a mold-shaped vase / candle-holder, using two colors of frit.
Team members working on the Hubbardton Forge Moon Sconce.
Using a small score mark and a fine torch to “pop” the top and create a clean cut on a whiskey / liquor glass.
AO Glass brings an antique press into the warehouse and back into operation.
Casting large pieces for the Hubbardton Forge Solstice fixture.
Short video of using molds to press small dishes and our signature gear votives