Anne Sorensen

You have been fortunate in having a mentor, discuss how this came about and how important it has been in your artistic career? In 2013 I was fortunate to be selected to attend a Master class at Canberra Glassworks. The teachers were Klaus Moje and…


Emilie Patteson

Can you discuss how you use the life cycle in your current work?             Growth / Decay             Life / Death My work always starts with collection of natural objects. I have always collected, even from a very young age. I am forever picking…


Miki Kubo

Miki Kubo, Japanese Artist in Australia photograph by Henry Rust Zoneone Arts is delighted to bring Miki Kubo to you… You take great inspiration form nature please discuss this? When I look at Nature, at Life, I see a purity and connectedness that…


David and Jennifer Clancy

What lead you to move from being a weekend glass artist to having a full time studio and company, Clancy Designs? David and I both value the time that was spent learning the craft of glass and working for other artists. In earlier times artisans…


Latchezar Boyadjiev

Originally you worked in the field of optical glass, can you explain this process and the type of work you were able to produce using this method? The term optical glass comes from using optical glass to create my sculptures. I was using glass…


Alison Lowry

Your initial interest in textiles was fostered both by family heirlooms and your study of textile through City and Guilds. Can you discuss this? During my (Foundation year) when I was 19, I didn’t start the three year Hons course at that time. I…


Mikyoung Jung

You combine both glass and other metals and materials in your work can you expand on how this came about? ‘Beyond’ As a border-crossing artist, I think my experience of displacement through constant migration has had a profound effect on my art…


Kathryn Baxter

When and why did you decide that you wanted to work specifically with glass? From an early age I had always collected small strange lamp work animals (the more deformed the better) and admired my Mum's glass paper weight collection. I think it was…


Bruno Romanelli

You first became aware of art glass as a medium at Straffordshire Poly. Can you explain what captivated you and what lead you to follow this medium? I went to Staffs Poly to study Surface Pattern, thankfully the course was a multi-disciplinary…


Terri Colledge

Can you explain what cameo glass is? Cameo glass is layers of different coloured glass that are made into a vase or a perfume bottle, etc. If the co-efficiency between the layers is not right the blank could crack when the glass starts to cool……