Holly Cruise is a designer + artist + maker of objects living in Vancouver, BC, Canada.
She began her career in the arts at the age of 19 working for UrbanGlass, the New York Experimental Glass Workshop in Brooklyn, NY. She then moved to New Orleans, LA where she worked in a production glassblowing facility. Holly came to Vancouver in 1999, and began working for New-Small & Sterling Studio Glass. During this time she continued to pursue her careers as both a hot glass & flameworking glass artist, making work ranging from giant glass robots, to tiny glass birds.
Holly is also a graphic designer and illustrator, with past projects including Mimosa, Ltd, a children's clothing and stationery line featuring her illustrations.
In 2012, Holly co-founded Terminal City Glass Co-op, where she works as the Executive director.