July 2017 Magazines - Page 60

Making a living as an artist can be difficult. How did you make the dream a reality? In the early stages of our relationship we began purchasing glass kilns and would spend weekends making glass pendants and eventually glass bowls. Within a year we opened our first studio, making bowls and selling them through galleries across the United States, the Bellagio Hotel and for Cirque du Soleil. When working with clients, we listened to what they hoped to achieve in their space and budget, creating pieces that met their needs while enhancing their home decor. We now have clients and collec- tors all over the world and display our work at the Wynn and Encore Hotels and our own DG Gallery located at 2758 S. Highland Drive. We also pro- duced two large scale sculptures for McCarran International Airport in Terminal 3 called β€œSunset Mirage” and β€œCloud 9”. They were by far the most challenging and most rewarding art works we have ever created! Despite your love of working with glass, you both have very different processes. How does your art differ? Larry is very spontaneous with his work. He has a vision and begins creating right away. I think that is why he loves working in hot glass. To him there is a challenge between you and the glowing gather of molten glass at the end of a blow pipe. It requires constant attention and in those moments ever δ΄)Ρ‘₯Ήœ•±Ν”™…‘•Μ…݅丁%Ё₯́±₯­”΅•‘₯Ρ…Ρ₯½ΈΡΌ)‘₯΄Έ5δέ½Ι¬₯́­₯±Έ™½Ι΅•έ½Ι¬°)έ‘₯ Ρ…­•ΜΡ₯΅”ΡΌΑΙ½•ΝΜΈ5δ)Ω₯Ν₯½ΉΜ½΅”ΡΌ΅”₯Έ½±½Θ)Α…Ρѕɹ́…ΉΡ•αΡΥΙ”Έ5δ)έ½Ι¬₯́ΥΝΥ…±±δ±…ɝ”ΝΌ$)‘Ʌ܁΅δ‘•Ν₯ΉΜ™₯ΙΝΠ)…Ή‘…Ω”„±•…Θ)Ω₯Ν₯½Έ½Έέ‘…Ёё”)½Υэ½΅”έ₯±°‰”Έ)=Υȁ…±±•Ιδέ½Ι¬₯Μ)ΝΌ‘₯™™•Ι•ΉΠ™Ι½΄)½Ή”…Ή½Ρ‘•Θ°ε•Π)έ”‰…±…Ή”•… )½Ρ‘•ΘΝΌέ•±°Έ)e½Τ‘…Ω”‰₯œΑ±…ΉΜ™½ΘΡ‘”™ΥΡΥΙ”ΈΌΡ•±°„)Ω•Ι䁡½ΉΡ °έ”‘½ΝЁ±…Ν́™ΥΝ₯½Έέ½Ι­Ν‘½Ά™½ΘΡ‘”ΑΥ‰±₯Œέ‘•Ι”)Ρ‘•δ…ΈΝ₯ΈΥΐΡΌ΅…­”„‰½έ°°Α•Ή‘…ΉΡ́½ΘΝΥ±ΑΡΥΙ•Μ°έ‘₯±”)…±ΝΌ‘½ΝΡ₯Ήœ±₯Ω”±…Ν́‰±½έ₯Ήœ•Ω•ΉΡ́ݑ₯ …Ι”™Ι•”ΝΌΡ‘”ΑΥ‰±₯Œ)…Έ½΅”₯ΉΡΌ½ΥȁΝΡΥ‘₯ΌΡΌέ…э Ύ‰±½ά±…ΝΜΈ]—Še±°‰”…‘‘₯Ήœ)έ₯Ή”ΡΌΡ‘₯́•Ω•ΉΠΝ½½ΈΈ]—ŠeΩ”‘…ΝΌ΅Υ •Ή½ΥΙ…•΅•ΉΠ™Ι½΄)±½…±Μ°…Ή½ΉΡ₯ΉΥ”ΡΌ‘•Ω•±½ΐ΅½Ι”έ…έ™½ΘΡ‘”ΑΥ‰±₯ŒΡΌ•Ή©½δ)½Υȁ…ΙЁ™½Ι΄ΈY₯Ν₯Ё½Υȁݕ‰Ν₯Ρ”½Θ…±°€άΐΘ΄ΨΔΨ΄ΘΰΜΐ™½Θ„Ν‘•‘Υ±”)½˜•Ω•ΉΡΜΈƒŠ^)έέάΉ½΅Ν­ε±…ΝΜΉ½΄