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Biography: Nathan Macomber

Nathan Macomber

Nathan Macomber first blew glass at Mass College of Art in 1995. His education in glass continues and includes classes at The Corning Museum of Glass, Penland School of Arts and Crafts, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, and a BA in glass from Prescott College in 1999. Macomber has not only taken numerous classes and workshops, he has also taught dozens of individuals in private lessons, as a co-instructor for Prescott College, and has served as a T.A. and instructor for The Studio of The Corning Museum of Glass and Snowfarm: The New England Craft Program.

Macomber spent the first seven years of his career working in Prescott, Arizona, where he helped build and manage a glassblowing studio. In the spring of 2002, he bought his family's old farm in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. There, he has set up his own private studio where he can be found almost everyday blowing glass, metal working, teaching, or maintaining the hundred-year old farm which has been in his family since 1949.

His work can be found at galleries throughout the country.