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Holly Cooper, Flameworking
  • Holly Cooper, Pattern & Play in Glass Beads, Flameworking
  • Holly Cooper, Pattern & Play in Glass Beads, Flameworking
  • Holly Cooper, Pattern & Play in Glass Beads, Flameworking

Holly Cooper

Holly Cooper has been making lampwork beads in her Austin, TX studio for 15 years.
With a background in painting, art history, ceramics, textiles, jewelry and finally glass, her method melds these disparate disciplines into her creative work. Holly draws inspiration from a variety of cultural and historical traditions and incorporates them into her glass beads using unique surface treatments to create depth and interest.
Holly teaches workshops domestically and internationally
Attended:
Columbus College of Art and Design
Corcoran School of Art
University of Texas/Austin

Presenter at 2009 and 2013 International society of Glass Beadmakers Gatherings

Teaching:
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts
Cam Ocağı , Istanbul, Turkey
Pittsburgh Glass Center
Association des Perliers D’Art de France
Moscow, Russia
Paris, France
Germany
Australia
Japan
UK
Private studios in the US

Private and public Collections including
Corning museum of glass, USA
Kobe Lampwork Glass Museum, Japan

Publications:
1000 Beads,
Lark Books
Lammaga , Japan
The Flow
Bead and Button

Classes with Holly Cooper