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JESS KRICHELLE: SHE BENDS

This week we are proud to highlight neon artist Jess Krichelle! Jess has been fabricating neon since 2018 and since then has thrown herself in the fires, literally and figuratively speaking, to learn all that she can about the physics and art form of all things neon. HER WORK/COMMUNITY β€œI am fascinated by the natural world being destroyed and replaced by humans and technology,” Jess said. β€œI wanted to create my very own dystopian portrayal of an electrified waterfall surrounded by...

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DANI BONNET: SHE BENDS

This week our She Bends Artist that we are happy to highlight is none other than Dani Bonnet. Dani has been in the neon industry for 5 years now, but her roots go much deeper than that. HOW IT STARTED Dani’s grandparents ran a neon shop in Las Vegas that she grew up around. Her grandparents were a huge influence on her getting into the neon business herself, carrying on the family legacy. She even has some of their old neon...

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LETICIA MALDONADO: SHE BENDS

Abitech is excited to be kicking off a new series, highlighting some amazing, inspiring artists from She Bends. These incredible women are some of the most talented visionaries of neon benders, and we are so honored to be a supplier of neon equipment to many of them. HOW IT STARTED The first artist we want to highlight is Leticia, Tiza for short. Tiza has been neon tubing for 8 years now, off and on. She has had her own studio for four...

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