Jason Probstein is known for creating traditional lampworked glass. He heats glass tubing and rod with a torch, & once in a molten state, he forms the glass by blowing and shaping with tools & hand movements. He uses Corning Pyrex, a strong & very durable glass.
Jason received a degree in scientific glassblowing from Salem Community College in New Jersey & has studied Venetian glass techniques at the Penland School of Crafts in North Carolina. He makes his home in Asheville, NC.