About

Bronwen Heilman is a full-time studio artist and flame-work glass instructor in Tucson, Arizona. Her work has been exhibited and received awards in numerous juried exhibitions. She is a recipient of the International Glass Bead Society Presidents Award, first place in soft marble competition, and others. She demonstrated her marble technique at the 50th anniversary of studio glass blowing in her birth place of Toledo, Ohio.  Her work is published in The Contemporary Shot Glass Book, 1000 Glass Beads, 500 Beaded Objects, Contemporary Lampworking,  Glass Bead Masters, Bronwen Heilman:  Vitreous Painting Techniques for Glass Beadmaking and the list goes on.   Her most recent exhibition was  “Lifeforms 2021:  The 3rd Rudolf and Leopold Blaschka Glass Biological Model Exhibition” at the Fuller Craft Gallery in Brockton, MA.