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Eau Claire glass blowing business bringing the heat

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EAU CLAIRE (WKOW) -- A new business opened this weekend in Eau Claire and it's bringing some heat.

Glass blowing is a unique hobby and a popular sight to see. Owner and artist Mike Roe has been making glass for more than 15 years.

Sunday was the grand opening of his store Black Thumb Glass. He is glad to be able to finally showcase his artwork.

"I was mesmerized instantly. I seen the flame, the glass melting and I knew right away it was something I had to get involved with and try," said Roe.

Roe and his team make more than 90 percent of the products in their studio. They perform live demonstrations every day.

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