The Studio

Fireart's five kilns allow us to match each project to a kiln of appropriate size and configuration. Our mold shop specializes in making large designs and finely detailed surface textures. The cold shop can saw, grind, edge, drill, or surface anything that comes out of the kilns.

Ray Ahlgren

Ray Ahlgren has been working with glass for over 40 years. He received a Bachelor's Degree in Ceramics from the University of Wisconsin and a Master's Degree in Fine Art in glass at the Art Institute of Chicago. Prior to starting Fireart Glass in 1980 he co- founded Bullseye Glass Company.

Jeff Wallin

Jeff Wallin has been with Fireart Glass since 1999. Jeff earned a Bachelor's Degree in Studio Art from Whitman College in 1995. His figurative studies in glass have been exhibited internationally. He is represented by Stewart Fine Art in Boca Rotan, Florida.

Jim Lodwick

Jim Lodwick studied engineering at Iowa State University and joined Fireart Glass in 1995. He currently manages general administration and marketing for the company.