National Geographic : 1940 Aug
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome by Volkmar Wentzel Freehand, He Paints Colorful Designs on Flower Bowls and OtherGlassware The artist learned his trade as a boy in Haida, Sudetenland (formerly Czechoslovakia). For 50 years he has been decorating glassware. He creates his own designs and applies them directly in this Weston glass specialty factory. Scores of different brushes may be used on onedesign; even drawing pens are required.