Flame Off 2016 Competitor: Jeff Rutherford

Jeff RutherfordBio

“I have been working with glass 8 years. Mostly Jewelry. Military Vet. ”

From 33rd Boro Platoon Page:

Jeff Rutherford is a Marine, a Veteran of the Iraq War, and glass artist. He’s the founder of the 33rd Boro Platoon Program.

He discovered torchworking through a SGS program with Pima Community College after returning from service in the Middle East. Through torchworking, he found new ways to express himself–and life-changing opportunities.

Flame Off Entry Tentative Description:

Lattice chain with old coins trapped in each link

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