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Oct 19
“Blown Away” Stars Gather at Sheridan to Discuss the Series and How it Came to Life

Time 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location Trafalgar - 1430 Trafalgar Road, Oakville, Ontario, L6H 2L1

To celebrate Sheridan’s deep connections to Blown Away — and the fiftieth anniversary of our glass-blowing program — we’re inviting you to meet some stars of the show, hear what it takes to launch a reality series, learn about the challenges and thrills of working with glass and watch some glass-blowing in action.

1–2 p.m.: Panel discussion – Macdonald Heaslip Hall

Can't make it in person? Watch the live video stream of the Blown Away panel discussion.

  • Deborah Czeresko, Winner of Blown Away
  • Alexander Rosenberg, Third-place finalist, Blown Away
  • Emma McDonald, Glass assistant, Blown Away
  • Alyssa Getz, Glass assistant, Blown Away
  • Donna Luke, Vice President of Production, MarbleMedia Inc.
  • Tim Luke, Set design, Blown Away
  • Koen Vanderstukken, Series Consultant & Studio Head, Sheridan Glass Program
  • Melanie Egan, Director of Craft & Design, Harbourfront Centre (moderator)

2–2:30 p.m. 

  • Flameworking demonstration – Glass Studio, AA wing
  • Glass Sale – AA wing
  • Exhibition of student work – AA wing

2:30–3:30 p.m. 

  • Glass-blowing demonstration by Alexander Rosenberg – Glass Studio, AA wing
  • Meet and greet with the Blown Away panel – AA wing

3:45–5 p.m. 

  • Glass-blowing demonstration by Deborah Czeresko – Glass Studio, AA wing
  • Meet and greet with the Blown Away panel – AA wing

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The event is free to attend, but requires an RSVP. Seating is limited.

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