Jeff Ballard earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Glass from the University of Illinois in 2000.
After receiving his degree Jeff took on jobs as Head Designer, Gaffer, and Production Manager at studios in New Mexico, Texas, and Oregon. Jeff has worked and exhibited internationally in Germany, Turkey, Finland, Czech Republic, South Korea, Belgium and Denmark. He has been an instructor at the Eugene Glass School, University of Oregon Craft Center, Kent State, the Glass Furnace in Istanbul, and the Design School of the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts. To find out more go to JeffBallardGlass.com