Ryan Higgins is an artist and glass-art instructor at Salem Community College in southern New Jersey. He has flameworked borosilicate-glass sculptures, jewelry, and giftware since 1995. In 2016, Ryan founded Daybreak Dreams Design to sell his jewelry and giftware in the e-commerce marketplace. DaybreakDreams.com features Ryan's flameworked glass gift designs, while JewelryMadeFromAshes.com dedicates its content to his ash-infused memorial jewelry collections.