Now Playing:

TV

Arts | Oregon Art Beat

Glass Artist Michelle Kaptur


Michelle Kaptur is a glass artist outside Bend who started blowing glass in 1975. She designs and creates unique glass memorial pieces, called Soulbursts, that incorporate ashes from a deceased family member or pet. We watch her work with her studio assistant, Mark Gordon, to design and create a Soulburst. A client arrives to pick up a finished piece.

MORE INFORMATION
SoulBursts.com
__________________________________________________________________________________
Producer - Katrina Sarson
Editor & Videographer - Tom Shrider
Audio - Ted Cutler
Historic Video Courtesy - KSTW-TV

More Oregon Art Beat

Ceramic Showcase

OPB | April 28, 2016

Art Beat Update: Thara Memory

OPB | April 21, 2016

The Portland Ballet

OPB | April 14, 2016

More OPB

Follow Oregon Art Beat

Send Oregon Art Beat A Message


Part of Episode

Glass Artist Michelle Kaptur; Graphic Novelist Joe Sacco; On View: Samurai; Al Andalus (1506)

Oregon Art Beat: Episode #1506
Most Recent Broadcast: November 14, 2013