HAGER STUDIOS

Original Handmade Lampwork Glass Beads and Jewelry by
Susan Matych-Hager

 

 

 

 


 elcome to Hager Studios, home of Susan Matych-Hager, handmade lampwork glass art bead and jewelry artist.

The artist has been recognized as a contemporary, innovative glass bead-maker by the International Society of Glass Beadmakers through inclusion in Convergence III: Inspirations and Interpretations--Art Glass Bead Jewelry Inspired by Other Works of Art(2011), as well as the current ISGB juried traveling exhibit, Convergence II: Adorning the Past, Present and Pretend (2010). She has also been selected to exhibit her work in Convergence: Contemporary Jewelry Design with Art-Glass Beads (2009), co-sponsored by Bead and Button magazine, Out of the Box: Pushing the Boundaries of the Glass Bead (2008), and Metamorphosis: The Life-Cycle of a Glass Bead (2007).

In 2011, Yellow Poppies was selected as a finalist in Bead & Button magazine's BEAD DREAMS juried exhibit in the lampwork category.

Hager Studios beads and jewelry are available in select bead stores, galleries, shows and the internet.

  • Winter Dreams (detail)

    Winter Dreams (detail)

  • Winter Dreams, BEAD DREAMS COMPETITION, Second Place Award Winner, Lampwork Category, Bead&Button, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 2013

    Winter Dreams, BEAD DREAMS COMPETITION, Second Place Award Winner, Lampwork Category, Bead&Button, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 2013

  • Spring Vignette, "The Flow Magazine," Eighth Annual Women in Glass, 2012

    Spring Vignette, "The Flow Magazine," Eighth Annual Women in Glass, 2012

  • Memories of Autumns Past--"Indelible," International Society of Glass Beadmakers, 2012 (Photo: Jerry Anthony)

    Memories of Autumns Past--"Indelible," International Society of Glass Beadmakers, 2012 (Photo: Jerry Anthony)

  • Yellow Poppies, BEAD DREAMS Competition (2011), Bead & Button Show

    Yellow Poppies, BEAD DREAMS Competition (2011), Bead & Button Show

  • Field of Poppies, "Convergence III," ISGB, 2011, Katherine Peterson, designer and Susan Matych-Hager, lampwork artist

    Field of Poppies, "Convergence III," ISGB, 2011, Katherine Peterson, designer and Susan Matych-Hager, lampwork artist

  • Red Oriental Poppy with Leaves, SURFACE EXHIBIT, International Society of Glass Beadmakers, 2011

    Red Oriental Poppy with Leaves, SURFACE EXHIBIT, International Society of Glass Beadmakers, 2011

  • Queen of the Faeries, Convergence II: Adorning the Past, Present, and Pretend, ISGB, 2010, Susan Matych-Hager and Kathy Petersen (Photo: Jerry Anthony)

    Queen of the Faeries, Convergence II: Adorning the Past, Present, and Pretend, ISGB, 2010, Susan Matych-Hager and Kathy Petersen (Photo: Jerry Anthony)

  • Queen of the Faeries, Convergence II: Adorning the Past, Present, and Pretend, ISGB, 2010, Susan Matych-Hager and Kathy Petersen (Detail)

    Queen of the Faeries, Convergence II: Adorning the Past, Present, and Pretend, ISGB, 2010, Susan Matych-Hager and Kathy Petersen (Detail)

  • Queen of the Faeries, Convergence II: Adorning the Past, Present, and Pretend, ISGB, 2010, Susan Matych-Hager and Kathy Petersen (Detail)

    Queen of the Faeries, Convergence II: Adorning the Past, Present, and Pretend, ISGB, 2010, Susan Matych-Hager and Kathy Petersen (Detail)

  • Pin Oak Cylinder, "Reflections in a Monochrome World," ISGB, Rochester, NY, 2010

    Pin Oak Cylinder, "Reflections in a Monochrome World," ISGB, Rochester, NY, 2010

  • Virginia Bluebells, 2010

    Virginia Bluebells, 2010

  • Homage to Kristen, January 2010

    Homage to Kristen, January 2010

  • Terrarium Garden Bead, January 2010

    Terrarium Garden Bead, January 2010

  • Pansies, 2010

    Pansies, 2010

  • Kalaidescope Toggle, 2010

    Kalaidescope Toggle, 2010

  • Pin Oak Leaves, "Sixth Annual Women in Glass," THE FLOW MAGAZINE, 2010

    Pin Oak Leaves, "Sixth Annual Women in Glass," THE FLOW MAGAZINE, 2010

  • "Perfect Pairing," BEAD & BUTTON MAGAZINE, February, 2009

    "Perfect Pairing," BEAD & BUTTON MAGAZINE, February, 2009

  • Yellowstone, "Convergence: Contemporary Jewelry Design with Art-Glass Beads," ISGB and Bead&Button, 2009, Susan Matych-Hager and Kathy Petersen

    Yellowstone, "Convergence: Contemporary Jewelry Design with Art-Glass Beads," ISGB and Bead&Button, 2009, Susan Matych-Hager and Kathy Petersen

  • Pinecones, 2008, "Convergence," International Society of Glass Beadmakers, 2009

    Pinecones, 2008, "Convergence," International Society of Glass Beadmakers, 2009

  • Autumn Leaves, 2008, "Convergence," International Society of Glass Beadmakers, 2009

    Autumn Leaves, 2008, "Convergence," International Society of Glass Beadmakers, 2009

  • Fancy Disk Bead, "Muy Caliente," International Society of Glass Beadmakers juried pendant show, 2009

    Fancy Disk Bead, "Muy Caliente," International Society of Glass Beadmakers juried pendant show, 2009

  • Encased Red Hot Pokers, "Muy Caliente," International Society of Glass Beadmakers juried pendant show, 2009

    Encased Red Hot Pokers, "Muy Caliente," International Society of Glass Beadmakers juried pendant show, 2009

  • Red Hot Pokers, "Muy Caliente," International Society of Glass Beadmakers juried pendant show, 2009

    Red Hot Pokers, "Muy Caliente," International Society of Glass Beadmakers juried pendant show, 2009

  • Two Sues, Two Great Lakes, "Water All Around Us," Susan Schwartzenberger, designer, Susan Matych-Hager, lampworker, 2009

    Two Sues, Two Great Lakes, "Water All Around Us," Susan Schwartzenberger, designer, Susan Matych-Hager, lampworker, 2009

  • Great Lakes Bead, Two Sues, Two Great Lakes, "Water All Around Us," Susan Schwartzenberger, designer, Susan Matych-Hager, lampworker, 2009 (Detail)

    Great Lakes Bead, Two Sues, Two Great Lakes, "Water All Around Us," Susan Schwartzenberger, designer, Susan Matych-Hager, lampworker, 2009 (Detail)

  • "Lampwork Links," BEAD & BUTTON Magazine, December, 2009

    "Lampwork Links," BEAD & BUTTON Magazine, December, 2009

  • Fantasy Flower, "Out of the Box," ISGB, 2008

    Fantasy Flower, "Out of the Box," ISGB, 2008

  • Wallflower, "Out of the Box," ISGB, 2008

    Wallflower, "Out of the Box," ISGB, 2008

  • Wave, "Currents," ISGB, 2008

    Wave, "Currents," ISGB, 2008

  • Driftwood and Seaspray Series, "Currents," ISGB, 2008

    Driftwood and Seaspray Series, "Currents," ISGB, 2008

  • Purple Coneflower, "Fourth Annual Women in Glass," THE FLOW MAGAZINE, 2008

    Purple Coneflower, "Fourth Annual Women in Glass," THE FLOW MAGAZINE, 2008

  • Fall Asters, "Fourth Annual Women in Glass," THE FLOW MAGAZINE, 2008

    Fall Asters, "Fourth Annual Women in Glass," THE FLOW MAGAZINE, 2008

  • Circus Poster, Opus 1, Number 1, "Metamorphosis: The Life-Cycle of a Glass Bead," ISGB, 2007

    Circus Poster, Opus 1, Number 1, "Metamorphosis: The Life-Cycle of a Glass Bead," ISGB, 2007

  • Circus Poster Bead, "Metamorphosis: The Life-Cycle of a Glass Bead," ISGB, 2007

    Circus Poster Bead, "Metamorphosis: The Life-Cycle of a Glass Bead," ISGB, 2007

  • Untitled, "Fire and Ice," ISBG, 2007

    Untitled, "Fire and Ice," ISBG, 2007

  • Black and White Group

    Black and White Group