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Jean Cheely


Studio artist and instructor, Jean Cheely has been working with glass since 2001. She is an award-winning artist who is inspired by the medium of glass. She has studied under nationally known glass artists at “The Studio”,  The Corning Museum of Glass, The Arrowmont School of Arts, Pittsburgh Glass and The Chrysler/Perry Glass Studio.

She is currently an instructor at  the NC State Crafts Center. Works are represented by Cary Gallery of Artists, the Museum of Glass Store, Tacoma WA, and  The Village Art Circle, Cary, NC.

What do you like most about teaching at the Crafts Center?

Sharing my knowledge of firing glass in kilns and watching the students create exciting pieces in glass.