Purple and Lilac Speckled Jug I

Jochen Holz
Purple and Lilac Speckled Jug I by glass artist Jochen Holz features a transparent body with a speckled coloured handle, fused together using a complex Venetian Incalmo technique.

Part of Jochen's Incalmo range of glassware, this jug is produced by blowing two clear and grey speckled glass together. Each colour is free-blown in borosilicate, a heat resistant and durable glass.
Material: Clear and coloured borosilicate glass
cm: Width 8cm, Depth 16cm, Height 21cm
inches: Width 3.1in, Depth 6.3in, Height 8.3in
Care Instructions: Heat resistant and dishwasher safe


This vessel is made using the complex Venetian technique known as Incalmo. Glass segments are simultaneously blown – in this case the handle and body – to the correct size before being joined together. Requiring expert control, each separate piece must fit perfectly to create a unified form.
The Maker Jochen Holz Glass Artist - London

Jochen Holz is an award winning contemporary glass artist producing vibrant, organically shaped lampworked glassware and artworks. Jochen originally trained in lamp working in Germany before studying glass at Edinburgh College of Art and The RCA. After graduating in 2003, Jochen established his studio in East London. Jochen Holz’s approach to design is guided by the lampworking process and the flowing forms of hot glass. Each piece is a one off with a unique, spontaneous energy.