has a personable teaching style, and will address individual student interests and projects but he
does request that only those with previous fusing experience take this class.
Seattle resident Michael Dupille
has worked in art his
entire career, as both creator and educator.Experienced in a variety of media including animation, illustration, print, and textile design, he
continues to challenge himself through invention and innovation.Michael was part of the glass blowing program at Central Washington University in the early 70's.
Since the late 1980's he
has worked extensively with glass, having developed and refined a technique for 'painting with glass' that uses crushed glass (frit) in combination kiln fired methods.He
refers to this process as fritography.His
numerous public and private commissions include projects for the Washington and Oregon State Arts Commissions, The Everett Cultural Commission, The Seattle Times, The Pierce County Arts Commission, Amazon.com and the Seattle Mariners