Jim Loewer (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

After four years of teaching, Jim began devoting himself full-time to glass. His glass blowing is primarily self taught through a process of trial and error. He focuses primarily on contemporary organic forms influenced by Japanese craft and the American studio glass movement.

Jim creates his glass rondelles on a propane/oxygen-mix torch. Colored borosilicate glass rods or powder melted directly into clear glass tubing colors the glass. Forms are blown and sculpted in the flame and then annealed in a kiln.

His studio is in north Philadelphia in the old Atlas Building.

Below are just a few of Jim's pieces we carry.

rondelles

Handblown glass rondelles

loewer glasses

Handblown glass dot tumblers

loewer lamp outside 2

Handblown glass table lamp


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