2007 graduate of the Bead Project at UrbanGlass Studio, Brooklyn NY. The techniques I learned enabled me to explore what I am passionate about; experimenting with colors and glass to create one of a kind decorative glass art. The Bead Project has made an enormous changes in my life, I have been invited to participate in several private and public events throughout New York City demonstrating the art of glass bead making. In addition to teaching at Urban Glass, Recipient of the New York Hall of Science Maker Fair Red Ribbon Education award of 2013. I've had the opportunity in 2013-2014 to educate freshman students from Rudolf Steiner School, in Manhattan. In the summer of 2014 I interned at Corning Museum of Glass, Corning NY, assisting visitors in making their own glass beads and pendants. Currently I continue the fascinating exploration ancient glass bead making techniques.
Classes with Maria Aroche
A Day of Colorful Beads: All Ages Intro to Flameworking
All Ages, Workshop
In this beginning beadmaking class, students will explore the many wonderful qualities of flameworked glass.Learn More