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Artist Resume

  Lisa Becker, Glass Artist



  Education and Studies


2012 Master Class-Image in Glass with Roger Thomas, Chicago, IL

2011 Bullseye Glass Invitational Forum, Portland OR

2008 Pate de Verre with Erika Tada, St. Louis MO

2003 Bachelor of Arts Webster University, St. Louis MO

1999 Vessel Form with Cappy Thompson



Professional Teaching Experience


Instructor since 1997 for independent glass businesses as well as at national trade shows sponsored by the Art Glass Association of America.  Visiting guest instructor locations include: Ed Hoy’s International, Naperville IL. (2012-present), Hot Glass Houston, Houston TX. (2012-present), Vitrum Studio, Beltsville MD.(2013), and DL Art Glass, Denver CO.(2014). 

Instructor since 2008 in kiln-formed glass for Art Glass Array and the St. Charles School district. Adjunct Instructor 2012-2013 for Lindenwood University J Term kiln-forming program. Guest artist instructor for SIUE fall 2012 and fall 2013.

Professional experience also includes numerous commissions and private collections.  Created numerous glass entryways and installations for a custom home builder from 1997-2006.

Recent Juried Exhibitions (* denotes solo exhibitions)


Beyond the Stitch: part of Innovations in Textiles, St. Louis WCA, Sept 2011

Handle With Care: Glass, Foundry Art Centre St. Charles, Oct 2010

Contemporary Women Artist XV, Foundry Art Centre St. Charles, March 2010

Life Blood, Florissant Valley Contemporary Art Gallery, June-July 2010

Full Spectrum, Main Street Art Gallery, May-June 2010

Tossed and Found, Main Street Art Gallery, April-May 2010

*Reaction and Form, Third Degree Glass Factory Gallery East, June-July 2009

Made By Hand part of Innovations in Textiles, Crossroads Gallery, Sept-Oct 2009

1+1=3, St. Peters Cultural Art Center, St. Peters, April-May 2008



Professional Art Affliations


2013 Publicity Chair, St. Louis Chapter of the Women’s Caucus for Art

2012-present: Jury Chair, Best of Missouri Hands

2011-12 Exhibitions Chair, St. Louis Chapter of the Women’s Caucus for Art

2010-2008 President, St. Louis Chapter of the Women’s Caucus for Art

2008-2004 Vice President, St. Louis Chapter of the Women’s Caucus for Art

Juried Member, Best of Missouri Hands

Awards and Publications


2012-13 Bullseye Glass Art and Architecture Catalog 8 featured artist

2012 Glass Art Magazine Sept/Oct issue

2010 Award of Excellence for “Prairie Harvest” at the Foundry Art Centre

2010 Women in Leadership Award, St. Louis and State of Missouri

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