Rebecca Arday holds a BFA in glass from Rochester Institute of Technology (2008). Her works in glass and mixed media have been exhibited internationally and included in BODYTALK at Glasmuseet Ebeltoft, Denmark and at GlazenHuis in Lommel, Belgium. Publications of her work include New Glass Review 30 and 34 published by the Corning Museum of Glass. Recently, Rebecca returned to her hometown, Rochester, New York, to reunite with her partner, fellow artist, David Schnuckel, and join the team at More Fire Glass Studio. She is also currently a studio resident in the glass department at RIT.
David Schnuckel is an artist, writer, and educator who currently lives and works in Rochester, New York. Schnuckel has earned degrees from Anderson University (BA in Fine Arts, 2003) and the Rochester Institute of Technology (MFA, 2010). His work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, had warranted a nomination for the 2011 Tiffany Foundation Award, been a contender for the 2012 International Glass Prize, and belongs in several public and private collections, including that of President Bill Clinton. Schnuckel has lectured and taught all across the United States, as well as Japan, South Korea, Ireland, Scotland, and China. Currently, David Schnuckel is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Glass at the Rochester Institute of Technology.