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Those who step inside the workshop of Wimberley Glassworks witness the creation of art through what seems a bit like magic.
"They see it come out of the furnace like a blob of honey, see it get formed and turned into something beautiful with these tools that at best look rudimentary," glassworker Tim do Jong said.
The workers use rudimentary tools, puffs of air and lots of intense heat to creat fine works of art.
"For the arts, this is the town in Texas to be in. It's a wonderful place to have enough space around you to be creative and not feel hemmed in," de Jong said. "Good art does not match your sofa, it feeds you in a way that other things can't feed you."
And it can change to match the mood.
"The idea is to have one piece of artwork in the day time and a completely different piece at night,” de Jong said. “The manner in which we layer the colors allows them to be one color when they're off and a completely different color when they're on."
The workers creat endless possibilities from molten glass and air.
"The sky's the limit, the possibilities are endless the best part about it is having the customers come in and special order everything," glassworker Maggie Bean said.
Glass blowing demonstrations take place daily from Tuesday through Saturday. Learn more about it at WGW.com.