Trista Holz earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1993 from the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. Since then, she has been creating artwork and unique products for various applications. Mediums include textiles, metal, and Trista's favorite "fused glass."
For over a decade, Trista has been an adjunct instructor for the University of Wisconsin Fond du Lac Continuing Education department, and also for Moraine Park Technical College. Her classes and workshops serve children as young as age 4, to adults of any age and skill level.
In May 2022 Trista graduated with a Master of Professional Studies in the Business of Art & Design from Maryland Institute College of Art. That experience is the catalyst for t.h.e. Charm promotional product division of her business.