Bonnie Stowe's Profile
My interest in arts and crafts started when I was a child and my Mom and Grandma got me started in Fiber Arts. I always loved drawing and focused on pencil, pin and ink, charcoal and abstracts in acrylics during my teens. I had always had an interest in glass and in my late 20’s I started working in stained glass and continued for several years until I happened upon an article about lampworking. Lampworking brought my artwork into the three dimensional realm. I was drawn toward creating caricatures of animals with big toothy smiles and large eyes. By necessity I changed my preferred medium to clay in 2013 and found that many of the things I had learned while working in glass could be translated to clay.
My pieces vary from cone 10 reduction, which are made at the college I attend, to cone 6 oxidation made in my studio. I enjoy various surface decorating techniques and glaze…
- Born on June 18
- Joined March 20, 2008