Rick Hunter attended California State University at Fullerton, California where he studied ceramics and glass blowing. He received his Bachelor of Arts and graduated with his Masters Degree in Glass Blowing in 1986.
After finishing school he applied to many street fairs. Selling his glass work on weekends created a great interest from customers. He eventually quit his job and started blowing glass full time for a living.
Rick's studio is located in Upland California. Approximately 40 miles east of Los Angeles at the base of the San Gabriel mountains.
Hunter Art Glass has been showcased in many exhibits including: San Diego, Las Vegas, Hawaii, Tempe, and Philadelphia. And is carried in several gift shops across the U.S. Please call to find a gift shop near you.
“Glassblowing is a glassforming technique that involves inflating molten glass into a bubble ... with the aid of a blowpipe.”