Reminiscences of Sonja Blomdahl 1988

Reminiscences of Sonja Blomdahl 1988

 

 

Name:
Blomdahl, Sonja (Interviewee)
Polsky, Richard M (Interviewer)
Title:
Reminiscences of Sonja Blomdahl 1988
Abstract:
Childhood in Cape Cod, Massachusetts; early childhood interest in art; initial interest in glass blowing; studies at the University of Massachusetts; glass-making process; first studio and shop; study in Sweden; development of personal technique; glass blowing jobs in Europe; studio in Seattle, 1983; contacts with galleries; general production schedule, price of works; aggressive, personal style; w orkshop instruction; pressures on artists.
Collection Name:
American craftspeople project
Subjects:
Glassworkers; Glass craft; Glass blowing and working; Handicraft--Marketing; Blomdahl, Sonja
Format:
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Origin Information:
1988
Date:
1988
Note (Biographical):
Glass artist.
Note:
Interviewed by Richard M. Polsky on June 28, 1988.
Note (Provenance):
Sonja Blomdahl, Gift 1989
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
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Catalog Record:
13634291
Also In:
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-zrez-me26
Related URLs:
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