Ione Thorkelsson- Cast Glass
Ione studied Architecture at the University of Manitoba and went on to study glass at Sheridan College, School of Design in Mississauga, Ontario. She has operated her own studio in Manitoba since 1973, working primarily with off-hand blowing techniques and has been exploring cast glass techniques since 1983.
Stefanie Rocknak create: Ghostly Edgar Allan Poe Statue is Coming to Boston
Professional sculptor Stefanie Rocknak beat out 265 other artists from 42 states and 13 countries to create a sculpture honoring author and poet Edgar Allan Poe that will be displayed in Boston, Poe’s birthplace. A five-member artist selection committee decided on Rocknak’s stunning work that shows Poe with a suitcase in hand and a raven in front of him.