Honeybees Swarming a Floral Hive Cluster. Photo by Ron Farina. Though it may seem implausible, these translucent orbs bursting with activity and life are made entirely from glass by New Jersey-based artist Paul Stankard, largely considered to be the father of modern glass paperweights. While many w
Glass artist Scott Pernicka has the ability to fit an entire galaxy into the palm of a hand. His handcrafted glass vortex spheres create optical illusions that make the viewers believe they're gazing into outer space.
Photo by Paul Schraub Husband and wife team Paul DeSomma and Marsha Blaker translate their oceanic inspirations directly into their collaborative glass sculptures, frozen glass waves caught mid-crash and appearing to spray surf from the contained vessels. The works exist as seamless gradients, da