Mark Ditzler is a Seattle glass artist specializing in decorative kiln-fired glass.  With degrees in Industrial Design and Fine Art, he has been working in glass for more than 20 years.  Mark is an instructor at several schools, including Pratt Fine Art Center, The Frye Art Museum, The Studio of the Corning Museum of Glass, Pittsburgh Glass Center, and The Glass Furnace in Istanbul, Turkey.  His studio produces commissions for businesses, hospitals, department stores, and private individuals nationwide, and his art glass is featured in galleries across the country.  Recent commissions include: The Mayo Clinic, Kaiser Permanente, Planned Parenthood, Goodwill Industries, Audubon Society, Colorado Commission on the Arts, Providence Medical Center, Evergreen Healthcare, Marshall Fields, Nordstrom’s, Bon Marche, and international clients.

Demonstrating glass fusing technique at The Glass Furnace, Istanbul, Turkey 2008. Photo credit: Gulden Demir

Mark at The Glass Furnace