With the pipe market booming over the past couple of years, many mainstream glass artists have made the transition to pipe-making. Down Neck is one of the foremost in this category. With his vast experience with sculpting and art glass, Ryan Higgins has created a style that is all his own. With his whimsical cloud-like creatures mixed with vibrant rainbow colors and some masterful gold fuming, it's hard to argue that Ryan isn't one of the real crossover stars from mainstream art glass. Never lacking imagination in his creations Down Neck continues to produce original work in a market that rewards replication.