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Manitou Made

Wieshuber Jewelers

The jewelry business is in my blood. In 1923, my grandfather immigrated from Germany to Chicago and opened a jewelry store. Thirty years later he returned to his motherland, and his two sons took over the store. When I started high school, my father told me I’d be working in the store after school and […]

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Jannine Scott – J9 Glass

Jannine Scott is a Colorado artist who specializes in manipulating molten glass with the use of a blowtorch. This technique is called, “Lampworking.” Jannine specializes in a technique called Murrine cane pulling, as well as complex lattichino (twisted cane) work. Jannine specializes in a technique called the“hot strip method,” where each line is applied while […]

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