July, 2019- Dave moved his glass studio from a warehouse in south Asheville to Pink Dog Creative Studios, 344 Depot Street, in the River Arts District.
November, 2018- Dave exhibited two pieces in the Veterans/Artists show, at the Refinery Creator Gallery, 207 Coxe Avenue, Asheville, NC
2016- Stainedglass & Metalwood Creations moves to Asheville from New Orleans, setting up in a south Asheville warehouse.
2000–2015- Craft art is created and sold in other states. Classes in metal sculpting, and stained glass craft art attract students interested in becoming sculptors.
2020- Dave will take a workshop on cutting and using Smalti, presented by Dianne Sonnenberg, a mosaic teacher from Austin, Texas. She will also share her knowledge of installing outside mosaic works during the presentation.
2019 (fall)- Dave took a workshop conducted by Laura Rendlen, a Kansas City mosaic instructor, on shadow, tone and hue in mosaic art. He also learned about mixing color with thinset mortar and grout.
2019 (spring)- Dave took a mosaic workshop from Martin Cheek, a renowned British mosaic artist, in combining fused glass pieces with cut glass. He created a glass mosaic peacock as his class project.
2018- Dave received basic instruction in creating mosaic panels from a prominent Asheville mosaic artist, Linda Pannullo. He used that knowledge to make a mosaic panel of his cat, Gray Boy, which hangs on his glass studio wall.