Eurekan Art to host glass artists' demonstration

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Eurekan Art Studio & Shop will host a demonstration of glass bead-making by glass artists Sage Holland, Beaux Anderson and Vanessa Bunet on Saturday, March 20 from 3 to 5 p.m. at 150 N. Main St.

During the demonstration, there will also be a trunk showing of beads created by the three artists.

Holland is from Stone County and is considered a pioneer in American glass beadmaking. She has been featured in Bead and Button, Ornament, and American Style Magazine. Her work has also been featured in many books including 1,000 Glass Beads, Making Glass Beads, Collectible Beads and The Masters in Beadmaking. Sage has exhibited in Japan, Denmark, as well as The Rockwell Museum in Corning, New York.

Anderson is Holland's son. He began his fascination and training in glass at the age of seven. As an accomplished lampworker, he has taught and exhibited his work in Europe as well as the U.S. During his work in Europe he met and began working with Bunet, an accomplished beadmaker from France.

New works by these artists will be featured throughout the month of March.

The demonstration is free and open to the public. For details, email or call 253-0928.

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