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Bobbi Hirschkoff

Bobbi Hirschkoff

Artist Name: Bobbi Hirschkoff

Title of Piece: Celebration

Media: fused glass and stainless steel

Dimensions: 8'H x 5'W x 1'D

Retail Price: $9,250 + tax

Artists’s Statement: Glass selections of opaque and transparent reds and flowing organic lines create energy and excitement in Celebration.

Artists’s Bio: Bobbi always wanted to do art. A child of the Sputnik era, she was guided into math and science. She taught science for 32 years, doing art whenever possible. Retiring in 2001, she took classes in painting, sculpture/foundry, glass fusing, metal smithing/jewelry, ceramics, and enameling. When not doing art, she can be found in her two-acre garden or at the San Diego Botanic Garden where she is a docent. She is also a volunteer teaching assistant in metal smithing at Palomar College. Bobbi loves to travel the world seeing different cultures and the arts.


Photo: Nick Ruddick