The traveling glass cheeseburger • Venice

On our first evening in Venice, we are craving spaghetti with vino rosso.  It is a quick prayer to answer.  I pluck my glass cheeseburger from my sunshine yellow purse and place it on the table.  This day was surreal to say the least.  I never thought I would be a glassblower. … I graduated…

The traveling glass cheeseburger • Murano

•Talisman• noun an object that is thought to have magic powers and to bring good luck. As I empty my backpack into the armoire in our Venetian apartment, my glass cheeseburger glimmers.  It is 7 a.m. on our first day in Venice.  I kicked my coffee habit 7 years prior, but the smell of an…

“The only joy in the world is to begin.” – Cesare Pavese

Hello! My name is Allison Bondy (she/her/hers).  I am a glass artist from Tacoma, Washington.  I especially enjoy crafting glass cheeseburgers, packing them in my suitcase, and taking them with me on adventures.  My hope is that you will find childlike joy in sharing the journey of the traveling glass cheeseburger and other misadventures.  Welcome…