Helen Moore's Profile
Helen Moore attended a two day lampworking course early in 2008 and instantly became captivated with the art form. Working in her home studio, she uses Italian Effetre and New Zealand’s own Gaffer soda-lime glass to make her glass beads. Beads are taken from the torch straight to the kiln where they are properly annealed for strength and durability.
For years Helen had dabbled in other art forms from painting to embroidery, through to scrap-booking, “I feel that I have finally found the perfect outlet for my creativity”. Helen is inspired by New Zealand’s beautiful landscapes and the exquisite colours and shapes it offers on a daily basis. She loves creating miniature flower garden beads, funky bright coloured beads, and exploring new techniques and colour combinations. Helen enjoys the process of deliberately arranging symbolic elements in a way that influences and affe…
- Joined June 27, 2010