Full Name: Andy Young
Date Joined: 1979
Member Classification: Fellow since 1988
An early member of the Craftsmen’s Guild of Mississippi, Andy owns and operates Pearl River Glass Studio. Andy has dedicated his life to the idea that stained glass is the most expressive of all artistic media. He has received many awards for his work, including the Governor’s Artist Achievement Award. His designs in stained glass can be seen at churches throughout the state, as well as in private collections. He has served on the boards of the Arts Alliance of Jackson and Hinds County, the Millsap’s Art and Lecture Services, the North Midtown Community Development Corporation, the Craftsmen’s Guild of Mississippi and the Stained Glass Association of America. He has also served as vice president of the SGAA.