In Dialogue with Nature

Glass In the Gardens

July 14 2018 to September 2 2018 · 10:00am  – 4:30pm

Glass blowers from the St. Petersburg Hot Glass Workshop and the Duncan McClellan Gallery are partnering with Selby Gardens to bring this botanically-themed art glass exhibition to the area.

All works were made in  St. Petersburg, Florida, and illustrate a variety of glassmaking techniques.

Participating artists include:

  • Mariel Bass
  • Danyell Bauer
  • Eric Claycomb
  • Josh Cocozza
  • Susan Edgerly
  • Lindy Irhman
  • Duncan McClellan
  • Susan Rankin
  • Tommie Rush
  • Alexis Silk
  • Sasha Tepper-Stewart
  • Walter Wald
  • Peter Wright

Items on display will be available for purchase. A percentage of the sales go to support Selby Gardens’ mission of plant research, conservation and education.



JULY 18: Brilliant Glass Images in Watercolor
AUGUST 1-9: Botanical-Inspired Stained Glass

JULY 13: Opening Reception 
JULY 21: Mobile Glass Lab Demo: 10am-3pm at the Selby Cafe patio. 
Will consist of introductory talks illustrating examples of etched and slumped glass and glass blowing demonstrations – revealing the fascinating  process behind the  creation of the beautiful glass art objects displayed in our Museum exhibit, In Dialogue with Nature: Glass in the Gardens. FREE with general admission.
JULY 25: Keynote Presentation by Duncan McClellan
AUGUST 7: Walk n Talk Tour of the Kotler-Coville Glass Pavilion at The Ringling with Dr. David Berry

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This event finished on 02 September 2018