Laura Quinn is a glassblower and designer. In 2015 she graduated from the National College of Art and Design, Dublin with a joint BA (hons) in Glass Design and Art and Design History. After graduating she completed glassblowing internships in the Corning Museum of Glass, New York and Estonia.
During this time her work was awarded the Innovation in Glass Award, and Emerging Glass Artist Award by the National Craft Awards in Ireland. She also received 2 scholarships to study under master glass makers in the world renowned Corning Museum of Glass. Her work has appeared alongside other major makers in the Brown Thomas exhibition, Create 2015.
From 2016-2017 she worked under a master glassblower in the U.K. Here she honed her glassblowing skills within the production setting.
In 2017 she began her MA in 3D Design Crafts in Plymouth College of Art , with a project proposal to develop the interface between glass and other materials using digital technologies to create sustainable craft products.