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Bring the Heat: Eric Hilton and George Kennard

In this live stream, watch as artist and designer Eric Hilton and master glassmaker George Kennard combine their skills to share a story of artistic collaboration. Hilton narrates while Kennard forms a multi-colored vessel in hot glass incorporating sandblasted elements created by Hilton. See the final piece starting at 2:00:31. See more work from the artist Eric Hilton studied at Edinburgh College of Art in Scotland. He has many years of teaching experience in the United States, England, and Scotland. Hilton's awards include both an NEA fellowship and grant for architectural research. He was a designer at Steuben Glass for over 20 years and has exhibited his sculpture in museums around the world. Architectural projects include sandsculpted screens in Rockefeller Center and Queens College. Subscribe to our channel to receive updates when we're live In our Bring the Heat demo series, join us for a live stream of glass artists demonstrating their expertise and skillful execution while “in the zone.” During each demo, an artist will present a personal design they’ve worked to perfect, and they will be live on the mic to narrate as they work—a rarity for live artist demonstrations and a first at the Museum. Find the full schedule of glassmaking live streams on