Jason LeVan graduated with honors from West Chester University of Pennsylvania, earning a BFA in studio arts and a minor in art history. Jason has worked as a glassblower, glass instructor, and studio technician. As an instructor, he has taught at Hot Soup Glass in Philadelphia, PA, and East Falls Glassworks in Glenn Echo, MD. In addition to completing assistantships and apprenticeships with master glass artists, Jason produced crystal glasses and stemware for Simon Pearce Glass. He currently continues his studio practices in glass and works for The Norton Museum of Art as an art handler.
Mark Walnock graduated from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, PA earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree, with honors, in ceramics. He has worked as an instructor and studio manager for various arts organizations including Penland School of Crafts in North Carolina, Thompson Park Craft Center, Burlington County Community College, and the non-profit center Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences in N.J. Mark has been an artist in residence at the Long Beach Island Foundation as well as the Vermont Studio Center. He has exhibited his work nationwide and at invitational shows in London and Japan.