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Charles Provenzano

Instructor

Charles Provenzano has been blowing glass for 25 years. He has studied with six of the great Italian Masters (Maestros) including Lino Tagliapietra, Elio Quarisa, Pino Signoretto, Davide Fuin, Davide Salvadore, and Gianni Toso as well as many well known American Glass Artists.

The 2002 commission for Mayor Michael Bloomberg of 240 Italian Filigrana Goblets was designed by Jamie Drake and executed by Mr. Provenzano.

Apprenticed as a fine diamond setter and jeweler, Charles owns and operates Troy Findings Inc. a wholesale diamond and Jewelry company in New York City supplying the retail jewelry industry nationwide since 1980. He is currently on the Board Of Directors at UrbanGlass.