OUR AWESOME TEAM

MEET YOUR INSTRUCTORS

Dan Neff owner of Lake Superior Art Glass in Duluth Minnesota in Canal Park

Dan

Owner / Flamework Instructor / Hot Shop Instructor

Our steadfast leader and innovator, Dan has been blowing glass since 2003. He opened Lake Superior Art Glass in 2012 and we've been making Northland history ever since! Dan's endless knowledge and warm personality make his classes a joy to take. 

Jake Speick Lead Gaffer Studio Manager Meet the Staff Instructors Lake Superior Art Glass Duluth MN

Jake

Studio Manager / Lead Gaffer / Hot Shop Instructor

Full of talent and knowledge, Jake leads our Studio staff. Jake has been blowing glass since 2007 and has created glass art all over the world.  In the Hot Shop studio, Jake's classes are fun and informative. If you're lucky, you might even catch him spitting a few rhymes.

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Pete

Hot Shop Instructor / Flamework Instructor

Pete began in July of 2020 and quickly meshed well with our team.
He is an asset to both studios. His gentle, friendly demeanor makes
him a wonderful teacher.  

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Daniel 

Hot Shop Flamework Instructor

Daniel began in May 2021 and loves working in both the Hot Shop and Flamework studio. He has worked in a number of mediums but his passion is in glass. 

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Joe 

Hot Shop Instructor / Flamework Instructor

Joe began in June 2021 and loves working in both the Hot Shop and Flamework studio. He has a strong passion for teaching glasswork and loves learning new things from his students!