Members’ Spotlight

Jessica Irena Smith

Fish & Bird Bowls David Williams
Bird & Fish Bowls David Williams
Bee & Beetle Bowl David Williams
Beetle & Bee Bowl David Williams
Flat Pack Birdcage David Williams
Hummingbird Vase David Williams
Small Sheep Landscapes David Williams
Large Sheep Landscape David Williams
3-part Landscape David Williams
Glass artist

Jessica is a County Durham-based artist working in cast and kiln-formed glass. She has a B.A. in Glass & Ceramics and an M.A. in Glass, both from the University of Sunderland, based at the National Glass Centre.

Details about work or recent projects

Jessica sells in galleries throughout the UK, as well as working to commission and her work, which has a distinctive style, has been shortlisted for a number of awards. This includes the 2012 UK British Glass Biennale and, in 2011, the David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation ‘Wildlife Artist of the Year’ award.

jessica@jessicairena.com http://www.jessicairena.com
Technique: Casting, Cold work, Kiln work
Occupation: Artist
Discipline: Decorative, Functional, Sculptural
Areas of Interest: Competitions, Exhibition, Marketing