Anchor Bend Glasswork

Anchor Bend Glasswork

Posted by on Apr 27, 2013 in Artists | No Comments

Anchor Bend Glasswork is a glass artist collaborative established in 2003. This collaborative comprises of three   childhood friends Michael Richardson, Justin Tarducci, and Timothy Underwood.  All met while exploring their shared enthusiasm for art, glass, and creation in and around Newport Rhode Island. Each member of the team has their own style and expertise […]

Matt Seasholtz

Matt Seasholtz

Posted by on Apr 27, 2013 in Artists | No Comments

Matt Seasholtz’ education and early career were as a mechanical engineer. He began working with glass in 1984 at Glasslight, Inc where he blew glass and contributed to product design. Engineers can often make incredible artists as their technical and problem solving skills can sometimes lend themselves to seeing new ways to create art and […]

Scott Hartley

Scott Hartley

Posted by on Apr 27, 2013 in Artists | No Comments

Scott Hartley’s studio and gallery is called Infinity Art Glass. Scott works out of Benton, Kansas making ornate and dynamic glass sculptures, paperweights, platters, and more. His first love was biology, but after teaching for years, the spark of art, passed down from his father, caught in Scott and he switched to glass art full […]

Helen Rudy

Helen Rudy

Posted by on Apr 27, 2013 in Artists | No Comments

Helen Rudy creates beautiful functional art out of fused glass in her Denver, Co studio. She focuses on careful placement of colors and design to combine fine art with into functional pieces. Each piece is made from hand cut panels of glass and is designed and assembled in layers. The layers are then fuse melted together by […]

Terry Weaver

Terry Weaver

Posted by on Apr 24, 2013 in Artists | No Comments

Terry Weaver was a licensed architect  in 1988 when he took his first  glass blowing workshop. He was hooked instantly and that  passion evolved until he opened his own part-time glass studio in 1998. For several years, Weaver would fire up his studio once a month to blow glass. This allowed him to slowly and methodically build his […]

Dan Neff – Näf Glass

Dan Neff – Näf Glass

Posted by on Mar 15, 2013 in Artists | No Comments

After my first class at age 17, I was hooked. In this molten form, glass loses its fragility, and responds only to gravity and myself. By shaping, stretching, and blowing I bring the glass to life. Glass is not only a way to express myself but also a way to fulfill my need to work […]

Michael Tonder

Michael Tonder

Posted by on Feb 26, 2013 in Artists | No Comments

Working with recycled plate glass, kilns, and sandblaster – Michael creates one-of-a-kind glass sculptures. Hand-cut from flat sheets of glass, each creation is carefully assembled, then fired in an electric kiln.  After firing, the fused glass forms are then carved and etched to completion.   Within each form, Tonder employs internal lines, altered surface textures, […]

Ron Benson

Ron Benson

Posted by on Feb 26, 2013 in Artists | No Comments

  “Most recycling plants don’t accept window glass. It ends up buried in landfills. I divert glass from the waste stream and turn it into sculptures, tiles, back-splashes, and privacy windows for homes businesses and schools.” “My goal is to create eco-friendly art that is fresh, positive, and enhances the quality of the space for […]

Kristin Perkins

Kristin Perkins

Posted by on Feb 26, 2013 in Artists | No Comments

My contemporary style is inspired by the natural beauty of glass and my belief that its fascinating properties should be the focus of my work. By making glass beads in clean, colorful geometric shapes and keeping my metalwork clean and simple, I strive to create jewelry that makes a statement with vibrant color and bold […]

Charles Grisham

Charles Grisham

Posted by on Feb 26, 2013 in Artists | No Comments

                    Charles Grisham began his career in fused glass art began when he and his wife (also a fused glass artist) were invited to do an art show with nationally known ceramic artist, Amy Sabrina, at her Art Harvest in 2007. Since then their art has […]