Stephen Skillitzi

 

Whilst differing perspectives exist, the artist Stephen Skillitzi has often been credited with being “the Father of Australian Studio Glass”. His artistic aspiration: become an innovative solo maker in the Crafts Movement, focusing firstly on Clay then Glass, was initiated 55 uninterrupted years ago in 1960 at age 13 via his homemade solo-use electric-kiln and ceramics studio. his diverse ongoing career embraced studying/lecturing/demonstrating/course initiating/mentoring both in USA (1967-1970) and Australia 1970 to present).

Shared DNA
Shared DNA