Posts Tagged ‘Glass’

Patti Sues Diddy. You Be the Judge.

Friday, September 25th, 2009

Diddy? Or didn’t he?

That’s the question that will be answered in the lawsuit filed by renowned glass artist Tom Patti of Pittsfield, Mass., who claims that rapper/producer/actor/designer/etc. Sean John “Diddy/P. Diddy/Puff Daddy/etc.” Combs ripped off Patti’s artwork for the design of his “Unforgivable” cologne bottle.

Read about it.
Read more about it.

Or judge for yourself.
At left is Patti’s “Compacted Gray with Clear and Ribs.”
At right is Diddy’s “Unforgivable.”
Is it a rip-off or not?



A Class in Hot Glass

Friday, August 14th, 2009


Well, there goes the afternoon.

Click to watch Ferrin Gallery artist Richard Notkin create works art on a live web stream from the Hot Shop of the Museum of Glass. Utterly fascinating.

(Thanks to Leslie Ferrin of the Ferrin Gallery in Pittsfield.)

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