David Barnes Glass Studio
David Barnes Glass Studio

Contact & Background


David Barnes Glass Studio







Workhouse Arts Center - Studio 708

Workhouse Rd & Rt 123

Lorton, VA



¨       Created decorative stained glass and kiln-formed art glass for over 35  years.

¨       Studied art at Syracuse University

¨       BS Drexel University (1974) PhiladelphiaPA

¨       Received class instruction in fused, kiln-formed glass locally and at The Studio, Corning Museum of Glass, from nationally and internationally-known glass artists including Roger Thomas, Rudy Gritsch, Chad Holliday, Brock Craig, Avery Anderson, Milon Townsend and others

¨       Teaches fused, kiln-formed glass classes at the Workhouse Arts Center at Lorton, VA


¨       Loudoun Artist of the Month, Loudoun Magazine (8/2003) and featured artist, Elan(2003)

¨       Artscapes, Loudoun Cable Channel 3, (2004 & 2005)


        Exhibited in juried shows with:


Greater Reston Arts CenterVA (GRACE)

Arts Council of Fairfax CountyVA (Open Exhibition Award)

Ellipse Gallery, ArlingtonVA

Artists' Undertaking Gallery, OccoquanVA

Arts in the Village Gallery, Leesburg, VA

Creative Craft Council, Strathmore Hall, RockvilleMD (Award)

Touchstone GalleryWashington, DC

Broadway Gallery, FairfaxVA

Rock Creek GalleryWashington, DC

Springfield Art Guild, FairfaxVA (Award)

League of Reston Artists, VA

Loudoun Arts Council, VA

George Washington UniversityVA

Aldie Mill , VA

Smithsonian Women's Committee Annual Auction, DC 

Morven Park MansionVA

Workhouse Arts Center at Lorton

Artisans Center of Virginia

Staunton Augusta Arts Center, VA

Created commissioned honorarium awards for Northern Virginia Community Foundation, Herndon Arts Council,  Artsfairfax, Visit Fairfax, and several corporate clients.