Cindee comes to SSG from Mansfield, Ohio. She is married with 2 daughters and 3 grandchildren. She started fusing in about 2000, taking various glass classes in Ohio, California and here at SSG in Florida. 

Cindee has a background in art getting her degree in Art Education from Ohio State with a Masters in Education. She was also named Teacher of the Year. She was an art teacher in the public schools K-8 for 15 years in Ohio and has done many demos throughout the school system.

Like most artists Cindee says, "You can't put me in a cubical to do just one thing". Along with her love of glass, Cindee is a potter and one of her goals is to combine glass and pottery. She also loves all kinds of art, painting and fiber. Cindee is continually learning. She likes to "seek out people who teach because there are so many new things you can learn in glass. Recently she learned to pull stringers with a Vitrograph kiln. 

What's in Cindee's future? She would like to open a studio and teach classes in Ohio.