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* Boston Mills Artfest | Boston Mills/Brandywine Ski Resort, Peninsula, Ohio

*CANCELED* Southport Art Festival | Chicago, Wrigleyville Neighborhood

*CANCELED* Ann Arbor Summer Art Fair | Ann Arbor, Michigan

Orchard Lake Fine Art Show, West Bloomfield, MI | Powers and Daly Roads, West Bloomfield, Michigan

*CANCELED* Geneva Arts Fair | South 3rd Street in Geneva, IL

Uptown Art Fair Minneapolis | Uptown Minneapolis, MN