Biography: Michael Beahm

Michael Beahm
Name: 
Michael Beahm
Title: 
Glassblower

Michael Beahm began blowing glass when he was 17 years old, at Hastings College in his hometown of Hastings, Nebraska. He continues learning about glass by taking classes from artists across the country, including The Studio of The Corning Museum of Glass, and Pilchuck Glass School.

Beahm first worked at the Museum in 2013, at the Make Your Own Glass studio, where he helped visitors experience glassmaking. He now works as a gaffer/narrator for the Blow Glass At Sea program. While home, Beahm assists with the teaching of beginner classes at Hastings College, and creates his own work, often combining glass with wood.