Tom & Sage Holland

The Studios at Meadowcreek 

Glass lamp worked bead making, the art of flame working glass, is a fascinating and dynamic thing to see. Sage and Tom Holland are known as some of the pioneers in what is generally called The Contemporary American Glass Bead making movement which emerged in the 1980s. The art of melting glass and creating beads is over 4000 years old and holds a strong meaning in multiple cultures. Tom Holland has a particular interest in recreating the techniques from the ancient past. Tom is known for being an orator extraordinaire while working with the flowing glass. Tom and Sage are active in the International Society of Bead Makers which elevates the growth and quality of the art. Often participating in lecture and workshop offerings at the annual conference. They attend at least one National or International conference a year. Sage has been working as a glass beadmaker since 1987 and Tom since 1988 and are considered some of the top pioneers in the contemporary movement. Tom recently won the international Hall of Flame award. They share their website with their family who are also in the glass arts

Directions to

Tom & Sage Holland
5363 Meadowcreek Road

Meadowcreek is located west of Fox. Go west on Highway 66 out of Mountain View. Make a left turn at Hwy 263 to Fox then turn west onto County Road 2 behind the Post office and Ball Park complex. Go straight and do not turn off of the road when it turns to dirt right away for approximately 3 miles. Turn left when you get to the bottom of the steep hill at the Big Red Barn. Go approximately one sixth of a mile to the stone triangle wall and turn left where the driveway to the dorm turns off the main Meadowcreek Road. The Address for the studio and other buildings is 5363 Meadowcreek Rd. We have plenty of parking and we have restroom facilities