William "Bill" Merka has dedicated his career to the art of creating custom glassware using fire and air within the Texas A&M Glass Shop. (Credit: Josh Huskin / Texas A&M Foundation.)

Melding Science With Art

Originally published in the spring 2020 issue of Spirit magazine

Apr 27, 2020
“I embrace the challenges that come with the job. I love what I do because I’m not doing the same thing every day; I can design, build and see my artwork in action.”
William "Bill" Merka, Texas A&M glassblower