Join host Doug Harding in an illuminating conversation with Kelly Robertson, the founder and glass blower extraordinaire behind Calvary Glass. With a rich background in art majoring in glass blowing, Kelly has honed his craft over two decades, infusing his work with a passion that shines through each creation.
In this episode, Kelly shares insights from his artistic journey, having worked extensively in the Southeast while nurturing a profound love for the mesmerizing art of glass blowing. From his early days as a student to becoming an instructor, Kelly's dedication to the medium is palpable as he discusses the thrill of working with molten glass and the joy of sharing that experience with others.
As the proud owner of Calvary Glass, Kelly brings not only his exceptional artistic prowess but also a gift for teaching individuals of all skill levels. Whether you're a beginner eager to learn the basics or an experienced artisan seeking to refine your techniques, Kelly's studio offers a welcoming space to explore the world of glass artistry.
Listeners will discover Kelly's specialization in vessel making, color design, and solid sculpting, which form the cornerstone of his creative expression. His studio is a hub for custom glass pieces that adorn the region, showcasing his mastery and a growing network of talented artists in and around Atlanta.
Through engaging anecdotes and a deep passion for his craft, Kelly paints a vivid picture of the intricate process behind crafting glass art while also expressing his excitement for returning to his roots to establish a local studio.
Visit Calvary Glass to witness Kelly's breathtaking creations, explore his classes tailored for enthusiasts of all levels, and even request your very own custom glass piece.
Tune in to this episode as Doug delves into the world of glass blowing with Kelly Robertson, uncovering the beauty, challenges, and endless possibilities of this captivating art form.