A glass blower/designer is responsible for designing, producing, decorating and finishing pieces of glass ranging from giftware, tableware, exhibition pieces, stained glass windows, mirrors and architectural glass. They may also work as scientific glass blowers, designing and repairing laboratory glass.
The work can be commissioned by individuals, corporate organisations or the public sector. Most blowers/designers will be involved in the entire commission process, from concept to completion.
Glass blowers/designers may also be involved in restoring, renovating and repairing original pieces.