Learning the art of glass beadmaking from an instructor will give you the skills needed to be successful in a variety of disciplines.  These ISGB members are leaders in the field, and offer lessons to help you learn and grow as an artist.  Look them up and start a conversation, they are all eager to share with you and help you on your journey.

If you are a glass beadmaking instructor and would like to be listed here, see our Call for Instructors below.

Julie Anne Denton

Dr. Julie Anne Denton  Zurich Glass School  Zurich, Switzerland Contact info: +41 76 443 6931,

Terry Henry Glassworks

Terry Henry Terry Henry Glassworks Atascadero, CA /USA 559-361-6880

Brynas Bead Box

Bryna Lumb Wildwood, MO


Studiozero-vetro di Caterina Zucchi via Borra 33 57123 Livorno -Italia- p.i 01471120491 cell. +39 3488738717 Website Instagram caterinazucchi


Marta Bernbaum JMBGLASS Brattleboro VT 802-254-4225

Beads By Design

Stephanie A. White 585 Cobb Parkway S. suite L Marietta, GA  30060 770-425-3909 WWW.beadsbydesign.US


Heather Longacker Glint Glassworks Studio 10 Washington Street Ballston Spa, Ny 12020 Website: Instagram:

Andrea Symons

Andrea Symons Molten Studios Squamish, British Columbia, Canada 604 698-5502

Kerri Fuhr

Kerri Fuhr Bellingham, WA

Leah Nietz

Leah Nietz Wayne, OH

Sabine Nuesch

Sabine Nuesch Victoria, PE

Elena Hernburg

Elena Hernburg St.Peterburg Russia

Annukka Ritalahti

Annukka Ritalahti North Granby, CT

Elizabeth Morris

Elizabeth Morris Nottingham, NH

Patricia Zabreski Venaleck

Patricia Zabreski Venaleck Macomb, MI

Jeri Warhaftig

Jeri Warhaftig West Orange, NJ

Heather Trimlett

Heather Trimlett El Cajon, CA

Stephanie Sersich

Stephanie Sersich Topsham, ME

Frank Scott

Frank Scott Lake Geneva, WI

Andrew Jackson Pollack Design

Andrew Jackson Pollack New Orleans, LA (504) 723-8235

Cynthia McEwen

 Cynthia McEwen Chicago, IL

Sandy Lent

Sandy Lent St Simons Island, GA

Margo Knight

Margo Knight Tucker, GA

Stone Designs

Sheila Davis Shelton, WA

Liliana C. Glenn

Liliana C. Glenn Natick, MA


Andi Abernathy Midlothian, TX

Lise Aagaard

Lise Aagaard Copenhagen, Denmark

Lady Crown Glass

Karen Crown Omro, WI

Esther Silver

Esther Silver Jerusalem, Israel

Rakow Research Library

Corning Glass Museum Corning, NY

Artmosphere Studio

Michelle Pearson Anchorage, AK

Barbara Becker Simon

Barbara Becker Simon Cape Coral, FL

BeJeweled Glassworks

Mary Lowe Lukacs Houston, TX

Beth Williams Studio

Beth Williams Gloucester, MA

Brodsky Beads

Debbie Brodsky Haddonfield, NJ

Crystal Wind Glassworks

Pam Sutton Reno, NV

Dragon Fyre Beads

Melody Lynch Richardson, TX  

Dream Fire Glass

Nina Sam Hibler San Antonio, TX 210 342 3473

Glacier Glass

Betsy Valian Government Camp, OR (503) 272-3525

Glass Harp Gallery

Susan Hood Yarmouth, NS Canada (902) 742-1213

Glass Jewels by Jodi

Jodi Wheeler San Antonio, TX (210) 860-3154

Glass Patterns Quarterly/Profitable Glass Quarterly Magazines/ The Flow Magazine

Maureen James Westport, KY (502) 222-5631

All That Glass

Sharon Rogers Woodville, TX (713) 857-9169

Graceful Fire Glass

Carolyn Ferrell Hyannis, MA (917) 586-3366

Great Balls of Fire!

Theresa Sharp Lancaster, OH (412) 983-9833

Janice Peacock

Janice Peacock Lafayette, CA (925) 286-8741

Jelveh Designs

Jelveh Jaferian Morgan Hill, CA (408) 607-6034

Jennifer Field Studios

Jennifer Field Eliot, ME (207) 752-7864

John C. Campbell Folk School

John C. Campbell Folk School One Folk School Road Brasstown, NC 28902 (828) 837-2775

Jujee Beads

Judy Carlson Redondo Beach, CA (310) 562-2029

Jumping Jack Glass

Shirley Cook (510) 599-4734 Fremont, CA

Kim Fields Glass

Kim Fields Metamora, MI (810) 678-3896

Kiss My Glass

Jackie Marr Santa Cruz, CA (831) 462-3077

Koi Creek Beadworks

Elise J. Strauss Salem, OR (503) 580-2447


Miho Mukai Tokyo, Japan 81-90-7199-2540

Laura Bowker Glass

  Laura Bowker Stanwood, WA (360) 348-1140

Leonardo Lampwork

KarenLeonardo Indiana, PA (724) 388-0246

Middle Maiden Arts

Susan White Orofino, ID (208) 476-7193

My Froggie Beads

Julia Tachihara Reno, NV (775) 848-2316

Night Side Studio

Ralph Mccaskey San Pablo, CA (510) 724-0534

Call for Instructors

ISGB includes members and non-members in the Instructor listings.

To be included in the listing, please email the following information to our Operations Manager at

  1. Your name
  2. Your studio/business name (if needed)
  3. Your city, state/country
  4. Your contact information (phone number, email address)


Professional Level or above ISGB Members also receive:

  • Link to your website or social media page
  • Photo to help showcase your business

If you would like a link to your website and you are not an ISGB member at that level, we invite you to join us!

Teaching Resources


Visit our YouTube Channel for Tutorials and Lessons for all skill levels



The ISGB is a community of members who often inspire each other to grow.  These FREE tutorials are provided courtesy of the ISGB and many can be found in our quarterly publication the Glass Bead Evolution.

We invite you to join us!