Ikebana Inspired

Kate Vogel and John Littleton
Ikebana Inspired
Steel, bronze, cast glass flowers yellow/green, orange center
65.75H x 28W x 26D inches
Item #92-02x

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This sculpture is part of an ongoing series of ikebana arrangements. John and Kate’s skill for casting glass is showcased in the floral work, combined with forged bronze leaves and an artist fabricated steel vase. Please contact the gallery for more information about price and shipping.
Contact link: gallery@penland.org

Artist Info

John Littleton + Kate Vogel | Bakersville, NC
John Littleton and Kate Vogel met at the University of Wisconsin Madison where they received their Bachelors degrees. Since 1979 they have lived in the mountains of North Carolina where they began their collaboration on blown and cast glass in the studio of John’s father, Harvey Littleton. In 1980 they moved to Bakersville, NC where they maintain their home and studio.

John and Kate are called on to give lectures at art museums and universities, and have taught casting and blowing at Penland School of Craft. Their work is in public and private collections in North America, Europe, and Asia. They have been spotlighted in magazines, newspapers, television, and are featured artists in the film “The Blue Ridge Parkway – America’s Favorite Journey” showing at the Blue Ridge Parkway Destination Center.