Pioneers in Glass An Odyssey in Glass Remembering Dan Fenton

by Shawn Waggoner

Photography by Patricia O’Doherty and Elizabeth Gaines

The world lost the legendary Dan Fenton—self-taught stained glass artist, photographer, and true original—on October 9, 2012. Fenton’s work in hot glass ranged from sandblast etching pickups for use in blown glass vessels to making his own murrine for fused work. Whether flat, etched, or hot glass, he challenged every technique to provide him with groundbreaking results.

This article was originally published on page 8 of the January/February 2013 issue of Glass Art.

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