Laura Donefer, Visiting Artist
Known for her colorful artwork and colorful personality, Laura Donefer thrilled Studio audiences May 3-5, 2013, producing her signature glass amulet baskets, which combine colorful blown glass, beads and found objects.
Donefer was born in Ithaca, N.Y. and was raised in Quebec, Canada. She trained as a glass artist at Sheridan College and has been using glass as the primary medium in her work for more than 25 years.
Her work has been exhibited at the Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art in Japan, the Art Gallery of Western Australia, the Hammelev Arts and Culture Centre in Denmark, the Agnes Etherington Art Centre in Kingston, the Museo del Vidrio in Mexico, and the Museum of Contemporary Art in China.