Courtney Dodd – Bakersville, NC
Courtney Dodd was a Core Fellow at Penland School of Crafts from 2006-2008. She then worked for Devin Burgess, a former resident at Penland. Dodd holds a MFA from VCU with an emphasis in glass and a BFA from Missouri State University with a dual emphasis in graphic design and illustration.
In 2012, she completed an Artist in Residence in photography at Oregon College of Art and Craft in Portland, Oregon. In the fall of 2015, Dodd was the glass Artist in Residence at STARworks in Star, North Carolina for three months. She has studied and worked at Penland School of Crafts, Corning Museum of Glass, Denmark Design School in Bornholm, and Pilchuck Glass School. Courtney was also nominated for the 2015 Irvin Borowsky Prize in Glass Arts.
She had the pleasure of assisting Pablo Soto at Desoto Glass Design in Penland, North Carolina from 2013 to 2015.
Currently, Courtney works as a full-time artist and lives in the mountains of Bakersville, North Carolina.