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glass hot air balloon

by Bandhu Scott Dunham
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  • the story

Rainbow Bright

Give your spirits a lift by hanging this light-hearted glass balloon in a sunny spot. Glass artist Bandhu Dunham and his apprentices craft each one to capture the familiar shape of a rainbow-hued, hot air balloon. It's the perfect, bright pick-me-up for your kitchen window or to hang by a favorite garden bench. Handmade in Arizona.

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Made from
borosilicate glass, lacquer-based stain
5" H x 2.25" Dia.
Clean with damp cloth. Loop at top for hanging; string not included.
  • the maker

Bandhu Scott Dunham

Born in Dayton, Ohio, in 1959, Bandhu began to teach himself lampwork technique in 1975, while still in high school. As an undergraduate at Princeton, he received informal training from the University's glassblower before completing his apprenticeship under American and European masters at Urban Glass, the Pilchuck Glass School and the Penland School of Crafts. He regularly teaches workshops at craft schools and private studios around the United States and international.

Bandhu is currently an independent glass artist and the owner of Salusa Glassworks, Inc. He is the author of Contemporary Lampworking: A Practical Guide to Shaping Glass in the Flame and Formed of Fire: Selections in Contemporary Lampworked Glass.

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