Penna Tornberg is a glassblower and designer. In glass, he is particularly fascinated by the material’s plasticity and softness. In his design, he tries to utilize the inherent properties of materials in new ways, to create something refreshing alongside the traditional techniques. Tornberg is especially inspired by the utilization of various structures and tools in glassblowing, aiming to bring the making process visible into the final structure and form of the product.
”Knowledge of materials and the practical know-how about manufacturing processes is a vital part of good design.”