Caitlin Elder's Profile
This shop is the collaboration between master glass artist Paul Labrie and his tech-savvy daughter Caitlin. She's the oldest of three girls and her married last name is Elder (Eldest Daughter Glass, get it? Hardy har har).
Paul has been creating art since before Caitlin was born, and Caitlin has been selling it at art and craft shows since before she was born too! Once she left the womb, her sales-savvy increased with each year. Honestly, who could resist a salesperson with big blue eyes and a winning smile? Especially when that sales person was only 5 and could explain, with ease, exactly what glassblowing and lampworking are?
Paul had an unbeatable sales-daughter whom he could pay with room and board, and Caitlin got to do what oldest children do best: be the boss. With the advent of internet consumers, it was only logical that they continue this symbiotic…
- Joined March 17, 2011