My work coordinates light and color through the use of transparent and opaque glass.  I attempt to convey an intimacy to time and space with form and pattern.  My hope is that the viewer will stop and look at the piece and by lost in there own space and time.

 

 

Employment

    2002-present Melting Sands Glass, owner, designer, glassblower
    2001  Cascade Glass Designs, glassblower
    1998-2000 Jerome Baker Designs, designer, glassblower
    1998-2001 JS Designs, owner, designer, glassblower
    1996-1997 Advanced Glass, glassblower

Education

    1999-2001  University Of Oregon, Eugene, OR
    1997-1999  Lane Community College, Eugene, OR
    1990-1995  Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo. MI
    1989-1990  Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI

Selected Exhibitions

    2007 79th Annual Juried Regional Art Show, Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon, MI
    2005 77th Annual Juried Regional Art Show, Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon, MI
    2004  76th Annual Juried Regional Art Show, Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon, MI
    2004  West Shore Art League Show, Red Door Gallery, Ludington, MI
    2003  West Shore Art League Show, Red Door Gallery, Ludington, MI
    1999  Student Exhibit, Lane Community College, Eugene, OR

Selected Commissions

    2007 “Color Balls”, installed in Scottys Restaurant, Ludington, MI
    2006 Untitled wall sconce, installed in private residence, Flint, MI
    2005 “Colors of Joy”, installed in Doctors Office, Houston, TX
    2005 “Fiesta Chandelier”, installed in Scottys Restaurant, Ludington, MI
    2004 “Rockets Red Glare”, installed in private residence, Ludington, MI
    2004 “Neptune’s Blossom”, installed at P.M. Steamers Restaurant, Ludington, MI
    2003 “Splashes of Color”, installed in private residence, Ludington, MI
    2002 “The Wave”, installed in Scotty’s Restaurant, Ludington, MI

Affiliations

    2002-present  West Shore Art League
    2001-present  American Craft Council
    1999-present  Glass Art Society

Workshops

    2007 Form and Color, Nick Mount, Corning NY
    2002  Venetian Goblets, Brian Corr, Corning NY
    2000  Glassblowing, Ed Schmid, Bellingham, WA
    1998  Beginning Glassblowing, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR
    1998  Advanced Murini Techniques, Loren Stump, Sacramento, CA
    1998  Advanced Flame working, Bandu Scott Dunham, Coring, NY
    1997  Beginning Flame working, Brian Kerkvliet, Bellingham, WA

 

all photos and videos copyright - Jud Scott 2007