Here's a quick excerpt ~ You can read the whole article at wenatcheeworld.com
"As the glass glows from the heat, Jessica Jones uses a knife to help form what will be a tree on a bead she’s making. She heats the glass up to more than 1,000 degrees to melt and form it. The owner of Veda’s Beads, she’s been making beads for sale professionally for two years in what started as a hobby about 10 years ago"
The photographs were taken by Mike Bonnicksen, the article written by Rick Steigmeyer. Thank you gentlemen!