Lance McRorie is a professional glass artist whose passion is creating beautiful works of glass art. Lance is adept at many facets of lampworking, such as sculpting, marbles, pendants, murinni and his favorite area of expression, hollow forms. Glass provides Lance with an outlet for his artistic ideas as well as a zen-like refuge in which he immerses himself in. His art is inspired by nature and the patterns and forms he sees in the sea, the sky and the earth. His ideas come from everywhere, books, movies, video games, to people, animals, cars and planes. He likes playing with motion, lines and movement, creating path for your eyes to follow. Fantasy characters and animals are often a sculptural subject you can see in his work. He greatly enjoys creating stemware and goblets. Wedding goblets are one of his specialties. Lance has been flameworking with his wife Maureen since 1999. He has studied under some of the fields most notable artists. The couple own and operate FlameTree Glass in Roswell Georgia. Lance is the primary instructor, teaching lampwork classes from beginner to advanced techniques.