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HIGHLIGHTS

Experience in the following areas of glass crafts

  • stone wheel engraving
  • glass engraving lathes set-up
  • drill engraving
  • glass blowing
  • stained glass

WORK & TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Northlands Creative Glass ( Scotland) - Artist in residance Feb. - March 2008
  • Sheridan College - Glass engraving instructor 1991-current
  • Living Arts Centre- Mississauga, Ontario - Sept.01.2004 a resident of the glass studio
  • Espace Verre - Montreal - "workshop for professionals" June09-14 / 2003 Aug. 11-14 /03 Oct. 9-13 /03 Oct19-29/04 - stone wheel engraving course.
  • Glass Dreams - self operated craft shop - glass blowing and stone wheel engraving own and custom made designs, repairs to glass 1989-2004
  • Harbourfront Centre glass studio (Toronto) - full time resident with the award of one year scholarship 1993-1995
  • Kristos- stone wheel engraving glass shop (Athens - Greece) - custom made designs for leaded crystal glass 1984-1985
  • Father`s - stone wheel engraving glass shop (Warsaw - Poland) - custom made designs for leaded crystal and soda lime glass, repairs to glass 1977-1984

EDUCATION

  • Sheridan College - 3 years glass program - School of Crafts and Design (Canada) 1990-1993
  • Rosa Luxemburg - technical secondary school (mechanics) final diploma (Poland) 1976-1980

EXHIBITIONS & COMMISSIONS

  • 2010- FIMA -Festival International Montreal an Arts - Honourable Mention
  • 2007 - Work has been purchased into the permanent collection of Royal Ontario Museum
  • GLASRIJK TUBBERGEN -Glass Art Exhibition Holland 2006
  • Glass Sellers Prize - 1st time entry in the Guild of Glass Engravers Exhibition December 2004- London England
  • Best Glass Award- Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition 2002
  • 2002 - work have been purchased as a part of the Fine Art Collection of the Departament of Foreign Affairs and International Trade
  • Galerie Elena Lee Verre D`Art (Montreal) - annual student and faculty exhibition 1991-2002
  • Canadian Clay & Glass Gallery (Waterloo-Ontario) - DIRECTIONS - The Glass Art Association of Canada - Members exhibition 1994
  • True Places Gallery (Mississauga- Ontario) - Dream in Glass- one man show 1994
  • Burlington-( Ontario ) Spring Craft Fair - Award of Excellence 1990
  • Owen Sound (Ontario) Craft Show - Best of show 1992, 1993

PRFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • The Giuld of Glass Engravers ,London, UK
  • Glass Art Association of Canada,
  • Guild of Glass Engravers, Ontario Craft Council
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