Sugarloaf Shorts – Learn More About Glassblower Thomas Von Koch

Sugarloaf Shorts! Meet Master Glassblower Thomas Von Koch

Learn more about your favorite artists from the Sugarloaf Craft Festivals. This week, meet master glassblower Thomas Von Koch. You’ll fall in love with his whimsical glass animal sculptures. Be sure not to miss his live art demonstration at the Sugarloaf Crafts Festival in Gaithersburg this April!

Thomas von Koch

Q. Where is your hometown?
A. Home – Toughkenamon, PA

Q. What’s your favorite part about attending Sugarloaf Craft Festivals?
A. Being a part of a great artist community

Q. Have you been tempted to check out the other art on display here this weekend?
A. Yes, of course! Tafadzwa Matinenga of DomboArt.

Q. If you could work the booth with any artist who ever lived, who would your side-kick be?
A. Leonardo Da Vinci

Q. What’s been your most popular art piece thus far?
A. My spiders!

Learn more about Thomas von Koch and find your animals in glass! Be sure not to miss Thomas at the Sugarloaf Crafts Festival this April 21-23 in Gaithersburg, MD where he will be demonstrating his glass blowing technique. A MUST SEE!