Weddings/Memorials

these artists specialize in wedding and memorial comMissions

Contact them directly with your inquiry.

Jonathan Bolivar

jonathan bolivar

Jonathan has been working with glass for six years and in production studios for the last four years. He has experience completing large commissions (multiple awards/gifts for one client) as well as reproduction work. Jonathan enjoys making barware and drinkware personally, but enjoys working with clients to help make their glass dreams a reality.

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Jaime Guerrero

Jaime Guerrero

MEMORIAL ONLY
Since his introduction into glass in 1994 at the College of Arts in Oakland, CA, Jaime has studied with some of the world's top glass sculptors. His work has been shown worldwide and most recently through the Pittsburgh Glass Center in a show titled "Cuando el Rio Suena," supported in part by the Pittsburgh Foundation and the Art Alliance for Contemporary Glass.

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William Haynes

William Haynes

William began working with glass in January of 2007 while attending Emporia State University in Kansas. His art work pursues an interest in traditional techniques while trying to create a relationship with the viewer through narrative forms and concepts. 

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Daniel Kilbride

daniel kilbride

I have been working in glass since 2013. I enjoy being a maker with this strange yet incredible material. I’m currently focusing on constructing goblets with the intent of achieving a deeper understanding of form and proportion.

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Mitchell Kile

mitchell kile

Mitchell Kile has a bachelor of fine arts degree in glass from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. He is interested in numerous forms and techniques of glass art such as kilnforming, casting, glassblowing, neon, glass lamination, and flameworking. His love for both cold and hot glass techniques has influenced the work he makes, creating his unique style which he strives to continuously change and evolve.

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Salvador Alane

Julian Maturino (Salvador Alane)

Salvador Alane is a glass product design and manufacturing company that specializes in handblown drinkware, home decor, and lighting. 

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Ashley McFarland

Ashley McFarland

Ashley McFarland has been working in glass for the past 12 years. She moved to Pittsburgh for the PGC tech apprenticeship in 2009 and has been honing her glassmaking skills ever since. She loves the challenge of repairing broken glass objects and turning non-glass objects into glass through coldworking, casting and hot shop methods. 

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Beyvan Schantz

beyvan schantz

WEDDING ONLY

I've been working with glass since 2007 and I've been at the Pittsburgh Glass Center since 2013. I have a BFA from Alfred University in glass and ceramics, and I currently teach workshops and classes at PGC. I make mostly functional blown glass work but I love working on commissions and helping people bring an idea to life.  

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John Sharvin

john sharvin

John Sharvin is from Columbus, OH and has been blowing glass since 2008. He obtained a BFA from the Ohio State University in glass and currently works at the Pittsburgh Glass Center full-time as a studio technician. His interests are blown glass sculpture and installations.  

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Brody Shaw

brody shaw

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Brody Shaw lives and works in the Pittsburgh area and has 14+ years of glassblowing experience. He helps to teach classes at the Pittsburgh Glass Center and currently has work for sale in the PGC gift shop.

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