About the Instructor
Since 1977, Barbara has been a professional teaching artist, specializing in stained glass. She has worked and taught at Creative Stained Glass, Arther Miller Studios, and Henrico Co. Adult Ed. in Richmond. For 20 years, she was a partner in Atkinson-Betts stained Glass, creating custom installed architectural stained glass for homes, churches, and businesses. Since 2008 she has continued her craft, studying with international glass artists at Corning, Pittsburgh, Penland, and Wheaton Arts. Currently she is teaching stained glass and sandblasting at the Visual Arts Center of Richmond where she has been an instructor for 10 years.