Glassblowers

Welcome to Kebec. Having now arrived at the Port of Kebec within the New World, A Master Artisan has found out you have a steady hand and some skills. Will you Accept?

Being a Glassblower is a trades skill that accepts males and females equally. Only those who have a strong and steady hand tend to succeed. Accidents happen, but you will learn how to mold molten glass. You will have formal training, and are expected to learn well. The use of the Master's Kiln can be taken away as quickly as it was granted.

Being a Glassblower does have a little notoriety. Becoming a Glassblower is wholly dependant upon having something to sell. You will have no shortage of problems. Being recruited to being a Glassblower is of interest to members of Kebec's more affluent population. Having a Wealthy friend could be of great benefit as you.

Skill Features

For your skill, you must be wary. Glassblowing is a skill that requires a lot of patience. It is imperative that you do not get caught hiding anything from the Guards when they come to collect the Governor's Taxes.

As with most things, you can choose what you want to become. So if you break too many pieces, make your next Choice Wisely, as the word gets around quickly if you're worse than a bull in a china shop. It is not uncommon for a failed Glassblower to end up with no place else to go.

Your Kiln

Congrats! - You Made it!

You're a Glassblower! Be Proud of it, since no one else will really care. It is very common for a Glassblower to be endowed with a family. The simple pleasures of having sons and daughters can be quite rewarding.

As a Glassblower you will be busy attending to your kiln and the chores that come with it! Be sure to save some money for your taxes! The Guards from the Garisson will no doubt stop by to collect.

Bon Chance!

A Glassblower's Life in 1661

Your day will begin at dawn and end after sunset, without much fanfare. The ground around your kiln is a gift from the Governor. Producing a product of some sort is what you have been tasked to do.

As a Glassblower, you will be expected to be ready to attend to your Kiln each and everyday. Making friends with the locals will be as important as choosing what to produce. Your Kiln will need a great many things. Having a shed that you had built will keep yourself tools safe from roving theives.

Within Kebec, a Glassblower gets curious onlookers as visitors. Seek and you may find prosperity waiting to greet you.