Aaron Buchholz (1970 – present) is a veteran, artist, and a former manager of the glass studio at The Works. His work, beautiful glass vases and other glass products, were sold at The Works, where he taught classes and did demonstrations. He and his wife, Melinda Buchholz, are both artists. They met at a museum in North Dakota while he was in school at Moorhead State College. There, Buchholz took his first class in glass-blowing. He also worked for Glass Axis in Columbus.  
- Bill Mayr, “A block reborn: Newark center offers residents a taste of arts with industry and history,” Columbus Dispatch (Columbus, OH), Oct. 5, 2003.
- L.B. Whyde, “For this couple, art is... All in the family,” Newark Advocate (Newark, OH), Jan. 4, 2004.