Suit ManMichael Mangiafico has been teaching torchworking and glass blowing since 1993. His work is available from galleries nationwide and has been featured in art magazines and consumer publications.

Michael demonstrates at schools, fairs, galleries and other organizations. While his specialty is lampworking: making beads, marbles, and sculpture. He also makes jewelry, vessels, castings, and paperweights.

 

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Upcoming events

June 24-28, 2013: Glass Entomology at the Pittsburgh Glass Center. For full details click here.

August 5-9, 2013: Marbles to Insects: Diversify Your Glass Sculpting Techniques at the Touchstone Center for Crafts. For full details click here.

September 6-8, 2013: A Fair in the Park - Mellon Park next the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts (PCA). Fig will be giving demonstrations in lampworking glass.

August 20-22, 2013: Raising Cane with Fig at the Touchstone Center for Crafts. For full details click here.