Professional glass sculptor and master lampworker who became known for launching the Mickelsen flameworking studio. His pieces have been featured in collections at the Smithsonian Institution, the Corning Museum of Glass and the Carnegie Museum of Art.
He sold his original designs at outdoor craft fairs for a decade.
He has categories on his website dedicated to goblets, vessels and weapons of peace.
He posted a family collage on Instagram on Christmas Eve 2018.
He quoted a song lyric from Bob Dylan's "It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)" in his Instagram bio section.