Thursday, October 3
6:30pm - 7:30pm
ANCIENT BEAD CONFERENCE (ABC) DEMO
Do not miss your chance to see master flameworker, Sage Holland, demonstrate glass flameworking techniques using a tungsten mandrel.
This ABC DEMO is only open to students who have registered and paid the Ancient Bead Conference Fee. Please register first, then sign up here to reserve your spot for this artist talk!
Patricia "Sage " Holland, is known as one of Americas pioneers of Contemporary Glass Bead Makers. She began her path as a Glass Bead Artist in 1987 in Bellingham Washington, Starting a group called the Ring of Fire. This has been stated in The New History of Beads Book by Lois Sherr Dubin to be one of the major catalyst for the Contemporary Movement in the US.
Sage Moved to Stone County Arkansas in 1993 to join studios with Tom Holland an American Pioneer glass bead maker based in Arkansas. Both Sage and Tom live and work outside of Mountain View, on Solar energy as their main power source.