Marilyn Tillander is the owner of MT Glass. She is a 5th generation stained glass artist and has worked with stained glass and mosaic art for 15 years.
She enjoys making all types of stained glass and mosaics, as well as canvas paintings. She designs and constructs contemporary and traditional pieces, both large and small. Born and raised in Florida, her real love is creating salt-water fish and other sea-life windows.
Marilyn's art glass talent is rooted in history. Her great, great-grandfather, Andreas Schmitt, owned an art glass studio in Bamberg, Germany. At that time, German art glass workmanship was considered superior to American. Andreas died in 1886 and Marilyn's great-grandfather, Michael Schmitt, took over the family business. Michael was a talented art glass designer and his studio designed and produced church and secular art glass…
- Born on June 28
- Joined April 14, 2008