Refined by fire

Erich Minton uses damp newspaper to shape glass in his glassblowing shop in Bartlesville. Erich has been working with glass for over 18 years and was first introduced to glassblowing at Central College in Pella, Iowa, where he graduated as an art major.
Erich Minton uses damp newspaper to shape glass in his glassblowing shop in Bartlesville. Erich has been working with glass for over 18 years and was first introduced to glassblowing at Central College in Pella, Iowa, where he graduated as an art major.

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