Jim Wilbat is an award-winning glass artist based in Illinois.

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I am in the final stages of blowing this wavy bowl, so I need to get the glass super hot in order to spin it open using centrifugal force. I then turn it downward. and pause briefly while spinning the glass, so that gravity and timing cause the waves to form. Thanks to my assistant Audrey Penny.

Upcoming Shows

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*CANCELED* Oconomowoc Festival of The Arts | Fowler Park in Oconomowoc, WI

*CANCELED* Art Birmingham, Birmingham, MI | S. Old Woodward in downtown Birmingham, Michigan

*CANCELED* COVINGTON ART FAIR | Covington Plaza, Fort Wayne, IN

Port Clinton Art WALK Highland Park, IL | Downtown Highland Park, IL

*CANCELED* Third Ward Art Festival | Milwaukee, WI in the Historic Third Ward District

*CANCELED* Starving Artists’ Show | Mount Mary University, Milwaukee, WI