Discoveries America, Special Edition focuses on an extraordinary element of American culture. Talented people, interesting places and unusual things. Producers Jim and Kelly Watt introduce you to gifted glass artists they encountered while filming the award winning "Discoveries America" DVD and Television series.
Glass artist profiles include the following features:
- Museum Of Glass - James Mongrain - who's mentor is Dale Chihuly- has been designing and crafting Venetian goblets, Veronese vases and sculptural chandeliers and has exhibited in galleries nationwide. www.mongrainglass.com (WA)
- Marble Art - Eddie Seese, is a contemporary glass artist who makes innovative glass marbles including the Tetrisphere, Hexasphere, Clambroth, Josephs Coat, Solid Core and many more. www.eddieseeseartglassmarbles.net (WV)
- Marble Art - Steve Davis, carries on a second-generation business that is dedicated to continuing the art of making one-of-a-kind marbles. www.stevedavisglass.net (WV); Neon Art - Kelly and Ian Greenwood, a father/son duo demonstrate their skills and techniques as they create original neon art. (MT)
- Stained Glass Restoration - Cathedral Crafts has created and restored masterworks of glass for forty years and employ quality materials to create religious symbolism of many faiths. www.cathedralcrafts.com (MN)
- Glass Harmonica - Peter "The Glassman" Bennett, is a concert glass harpist and street entertainer, who travels the world introducing audiences to the history, lore and physics of glass music. (AK)