Snow Globe as Art

Patrons squeezed shoulder to shoulder as they admired the pieces, which ranged from mixed media sculptures to kiln-formed glass and, simply enough, a globe with glitter inside it.

This particular piece, which patrons were allowed to handle carefully, captured the attention and intrigue of city council President Frank Cook.

“Watch as (the glitter) settles,” Cook said, as the glitter, which appeared to be a dark gray in color, suddenly exploded into a mixed palette of silver and multicolored prisms. “It’s like there’s a sparkler inside...then, as it settles down, all the colors go away. Wow.”

Read the entire article in The Sun Chronicle.