Sebastian Coleman, b. 1981, Mt. Vernon, Ohio


1983 - 2015 - Patient Medicines Blown Glass - Lifelong apprenticeship in glass blowing with father, Robert Coleman.

2000 - 2004 - The College of Wooster, Wooster, Ohio, BA in English with Minor in Biology

2002 - University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia - Course work in Biology and Australian History

Professional Experience:

2015 - Present - Patient Medicines Blown Glass, Mt. Vernon, Ohio, Owner.

2009 - 2015 - Self-employed independent contractor in Biotech / Pharmaceutical field, working from home.

2006 - 2009 - Gilead Colorado, Inc., Boulder, Colorado.  Variety of positions ending with Senior Clinical Research Associate.

2004 - 2006 - WIL Research Laboratories, Ashland, Ohio.  Served as technical writer.

1996 - 2004 - Patient Medicines, Mt. Vernon, Ohio.  Studied under Master Glass-blower gaining knowledge in all aspects of field, including: glassblowing, furnace building, metallic earth oxide chemistry used for coloration, marketing, and design

Professional Memberships:

Ohio Designer Craftsmen


2016 - May - Ohio Designer Craftsmen, Best of 2016 Show (travelling through museums in Ohio):  Labino Memorial Award for Excellence in Glass

2016 - May - A-RTS Rockville Town Square, Rockville, MD:  Best in Category Award (Glass)

2016 - May - Wyoming Art Show, Wyoming, OH:  Community of Wyoming Award (Second Place overall in juried competition)

2016 - June - KIA Arts Fair, Kalamazoo, MI:  Best in Medium Award (Glass)