Bill Hess is the Owner and Founder of Ideas On Legs. He is a product designer, artist, teacher, and engineer with a studio near Charlottesville, Virginia. Through his business Ideas On Legs, he creates original products and sculpture in glass and metal, consults in design and engineering, and facilitates lectures and workshops. He has extensive experience as a glass artist and designer showing in galleries and creating commissioned work. He has expertise in many areas of product development using plastics, metals, and glass from research and prototyping through full-scale manufacturing. Open by appointment.