Orient & Flume Artists
Artists at the Orient & Flume Studio work individually or in collaboration to design and produce this beautiful glass. Drawn from nature, most Orient & Flume designs echo a common theme. Each artist, however enjoys the creative freedom to develop their own unique style.
Bruce Sillars is a prolific designer considered by other glass blowers to be a true master of glass technique. Sillars grew up in the Los Angeles suburbs. In high school he worked in ceramics, later becoming a technician in the ceramic studio at Moorpark College. He holds a BA degree in Art with an emphasis in ceramics, glass, and sculpture from California State University, Chico. In 1973.
Master glass artist Scott Beyers is known for his graceful, free flowing
designs achieved through the expert use of "torch worked" techniques. Through his extraordinary finesse with these most difficult techniques, his work displays motifs that display the most delicate of lines, sensitive colors and sense of movement.