123. Elaine Hyde is an internationally known glass artist. After graduating with a BFA in 1972 she trained at the Pilchuck Glass Center under the direction of Dale Chihuly. In 1974 she opened her beach side studio in Santa Barbara. One of the very few women working in the male-dominated field of blown glass, she has attained a reputation for her exquisite perfume bottles and signature silver luster glassware. www.elainehyde.com George Post Photo.