James Stanford started created glass art as his sole (soul) adventure. As his designs gained popularity and demand, he began to seek a competent glass artist to assist and compliment his style. Stanford met Andrea Cammarata while exhibiting at an art festival in 2011. After an a mutual respect was quickly formed for one another's unusual style and vision for glass creation, they formed a partnership which would combine over 20 years of glass experience. In 2013, the couple exchanged vows.