Experts Guide — Visual Arts

Glassblowing and ceramics — Apprenticeships for artists — Kiln construction
Steve Powell

Stodghill Professor of Art
B.A., Centre College; M.F.A., Louisiana State University

Internationally known artist whose elaborately colored three-foot glass vessels are held in permanent collections throughout the world. One of eight Americans chosen for 1999 show in Venice. Appearances on CBS TV's Sunday Morning and Kentucky Educational Television. 1999 Kentucky Professor of the Year (CASE-Carnegie). Vigorous advocate of art apprenticeships to give aspiring artists a firm grounding in the techniques of art as well as marketing and sales. Successful at securing corporate donations for a new student-built hot glass studio (opened in 1997) as well as a 30-foot outdoor anagama kiln.