Hondo was Born in New Orleans, LA and later grew up and started blowing glass in Albuquerque, NM in 2006. He has been living and working as a full time glass artist in Seattle, WA since 2008.
There are some artist who master the art that is fume work, then there are the magicians like Hondo Pinzon Aka Hondo Glass. The heady pineapple master, Hondo is able to bring out jaw-dropping expressions with silver and gold. His fume patterns are not only intricate, but they just pop under any light. Hondo has the art of fume figured out so well that you can enjoy his beautiful work even on a perfectly clean and clear background. Combined with his shaping and sculpting skills, Hondo glass delivers eye-catching drops with form to match the function. Drop by Headies to check out a pineapple in a bottle today!
“Glass is life but when I’m not working I’m Overlanding with my family. I love 4X4 in my Toyota and camping / exploring where most people don’t venture too. Camping, hiking, fishing exploration, Toyota Land Cruisers/tacoma off road vehicles, bike riding.” - Hondo
“My family inspires me……Nature, natural patterns, Fibonacci, pineapples “ - Hondo