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Raj Kommineni

While studing at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Raj Kommineni met his future teacher, Jerry Kelly. The following year, he studied under Melanie Cansler of Fire Dance Glass. In 2002 he quit his job to work at Fire On the Mountain Glass under Jerry Kelly. One year later, Raj went under an intensive apprenticeship with Jerry. In 2004 he established Kommineni Art Glass. Raj focuses heavily on marbles and paperweights, but his work extends to intricate small blown vessels and personalized glass jewelry. He is published in The Encyclopedia of Modern Marbles Spheres and Orbs by Mark Block and the magazine Glass Line.

Classes with Raj Kommineni