Studio and Crafting Process

Studio

NightOrbs, headquartered in the Philadelphia area, is an artisan glassblowing studio with the capability of manufacturing large-scale commercial and residential outdoor lighting systems.

LaSorgente specializes in producing one-of-a-kind hand-blown fixtures that marry artistic design with durable functionality.

The studio boasts a 600-pound furnace, two finishing furnaces, a fusion oven, a five-pot color furnace, three large annealers, and a cold shop for finishing work.

studio

Studio

Crafting Process

The actual crafting of a NightOrb™ requires the skill of at least two glassblowers and one or more assistants working as a team.

NightOrbs currently has three glassblowers on staff, each with at least ten years’ experience.

Aubrey, Chris, Aya, and Tom creating a 13 inch orb
blowing hot glass into wood mold
blowing glass

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