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Laurel Marie Hagner



Laurel Marie Hagner is the owner and sole designer for Glassometry Studios. She has her BFA in sculpture and has studied art glass at several institutions within the U.S. as well as in Italy. Her work can be found nationally spanning public and private sectors.

Artist Statement

My satisfaction comes from giving sculptural life to beauty, strength, grace, and liberation through artwork of dynamic scale and intricate design.  By exploring existence my work serves to create welcoming and compelling interest.  In a world where our daily lives are filled with repetition, I hope to give viewers breathing room to feel, think, and embrace the beauty and meaning in life.



Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY.  B.F.A. in Sculpture, 2000, grad. Cum Laude.

Louisville Glassworks, Louisville, KY. Scott Chaseling and Karen Willenbrink, Summer 2003.

Penland School of Crafts, Sprucepine, NC.  Furnace Building with C. Correll, 2001.

Centro Studio Vetro, Venice, Italy.  Pate de Verre - Kimiake and Shin-ichi Higuchi, 2001.

Penland School of Crafts,  Sprucepine, NC, Architectural Glass – P. Marioni / A. Troutner -2000.

Cooperative Center for Study Abroad, Photography in Australia, Prof. M. Gootee, Dec 1999.

Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, Washington, Michael Taylor, Summer 1999.

Art Academy of Cincinnati, Hot Glass, 1998-2003; Teaching Assistant,  1999-2002.



Glassometry Studios, Cincinnati, Ohio / Aurora, OR, Owner/Artist/Teacher.  2000 - present.

                  Commissions:   Peppermill Casino, Reno NV.  30 pieces of custom architectural glass, 2008.

                  Nikon, via Chevalier Advertising, Lake Oswego, OR.  350 glass displays for new product, 2007-08.

                  Chemeketa Community College, Salem, OR, Art Glass Wall Sculpture, Building 48, 2007.

                  Barclay’s Gardens. Milwaulkie, OR. Suspended outdoor glass sculpture and “New Age” purchase 2007.

                  Black Horse Saloon, Bend, OR, purchase of 1999 work, 20th century American Goddess, 2007.

                  Woodland Park Zoo, Seattle, Washington.  Zoomazium .  2005-06.

                  City of Wilsonville, OR, purchased “Flight of the Moon” sculpture.

 Chemeketa Community College, Salem, Oregon, Art Glass Coordinator. Feb 2006-Jan 2008.

 Savoy Studios in Portland, Oregon.  Head of Special Projects Dept., Sept 2003 - Sept 2005.

 Gallery Representation: Malton Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio.  2001 - present.

                  Glassworks Gallery, Louisville, KY. 2003 - present.

                  Fireborne Glassworks, SW Portland, Oregon.  2005-present.

                  Tri-City Gallery, Richland, Washington, 2005-2008.

                  Riversea Gallery, Astoria, Oregon, 2005-present.

                  Earthworks Galleries, Yachats, Lincoln City, Newport, Oregon, 2005-present.

                  Tobin-Hewett Gallery, Cincinnati, OH, 2005-2007

            Kane Marie Galleries, Virginia Beach, VA, 2007-08.

                  Uptown Glassworks, Renton, Washingon, 2007-present.

                  Camas Artist’s Gallery, Bush Barn Arts Center, Salem, OR 2007-present.

 Teaching and Visiting Artist Appointments:

Art Academy of Cincinnati Community Education: Adv. Glass Blowing Instructor, 2003.

Louisville Glassworks,  Louisville, KY.  July 5 - 15, 2003. Visiting Artist/Glass Blowing Class.

Brookfield Craft Center, Brookfield, CT.  July 17-20, 2003.  Pate de Verre Workshop.

Glass Axis, Columbus, Ohio.  July 28 - Aug. 1, 2003. Visiting Artist/Pate de Verre Class.

Clackamas Community College, Oregon City, OR. 3/5/04, 6/6-7/04, 10/20/04, 6/28/05, Visiting Artist .

Oregon Society of Artists, Portland, OR. February 17, 2005.  Lecture entitled “To be a Sculptor”.

Maude Kern Arts Center, Eugene, OR. Artist Lecture Series, “Made for Interiors Exhibition” June 2005.

Art Academy of Cincinnati, Ohio. March 12 - 18, 2005. Visiting Artist.           

Pratt Fine Arts Center, Seattle, Washington Spring 2006, Sculptural Slumping Workshop.

Pacific Northwest College of Art,  Portland, OR.Sculpture Faculty, Summer 2006 – present.

Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH. Visiting Artist, April 2007, Pate de Verre.

Chemeketa Community College , Salem, OR.  Adjunct Instructor, Nov 2006 - present.

Projects Fulfilled While Head of Special Projects Dept. at Savoy Studios

2003 - 2005 (most significant)

1. Killough Cast Glass Shower Wall and cast rope trim.

2. Killough dome window glass (slumped 1/2” opti-white glass)

3. Moody Gardens Convention Center, Galveston, TX. Fused glass wall panels.

4. Moody Gardens Convention Center, glass ceiling sculptures (fused glass birds)

5. Christiansen Yacht, Chandelier Replacement (textured glass).

6. Craig Stein residence, textured glass windows and railings.

7. Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada. Fused dichroic pearl tiles.

8. Bellagio Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada. 10,000 fused dichroic tiles for presidential suites.

9. Emeril ‘s Fish House, Las Vegas, Nevada. Fused/textured/slumped chandelier and sconces.

10. Emeril’s Las Vegas, fused/textured 3/4” glass countertops for hostess and decanter stations.

11. Killough large outdoor light sconces and window, fused/textured/slumped glass.

12. Wynn Resorts, Las Vegas, Nevada. Ice Glass Mirrors. Fused/slumped tempered glass.

13. Bellagio Presidential Suite, 1 1/2” x 52 sq. ft cast glass counter and 136 sq. ft art glass wall.

14. 2005 Oregon Street of Dreams, Wilsonville, Or. Cast Glass Water Wall, total 180 sq. feet. by 2”.


Professional Skills and Facility

Project Coordination: 1st hand experience in design, rendering, proposal, fabrication and installation.  Utilizes up to date technology such as water-jet programming and cutting, tempering, and safety lamination for necessary projects.

Glass: 3 kilns in house, 2 coffin and 1; 14ft by 8ft by 2ft kiln for large scale forming.  Cold-working capacity for small to large jobs.  Kiln forming including pate de verre, slumping, texturing, fusing, casting with plate and art glasses.  off-hand  glass blowing, mold blowing, and sculpting. 

Mold and Model Making: Experience with wax, clay, plaster, silica, investments, ceramic shell, zircar mold mix 6, Gerry's mold mix, Ransom and Randolph,  graphite,  poly-urethane, and rubber.

Metal: Fabrication studio including cranes and heavy duty welding equipment for large scale fabrication.  Fabrication including forging, welding, plasma, torch, etc.  Bronze casting including ceramic shell investment, pouring, and chasing.

Computer: web design using Corel Draw 11, Adobe Go Live, Dreamweaver, Adobe Photoshop, etc.


Juried Exhibitions

2008  “Lake Oswego Gallery without Walls”, Lake Oswego, OR 2008-2010.

“Keizer Public Art Walk”, Keizer, OR. 2008-09.

“Wilsonville Citizens for Public Art” Exhibition, Wilsonville, OR 2008-09.

2007 “Wilsonville Public Art Exhibition"  Wilsonville, Oregon.  2007-2008.

2006“Oregon Sculpture Exhibition” Grants Pass Museum of Art, Grants Pass, Oregon, April 2006. “Loveland Sculpture Invitational”, Loveland, Colorado, Aug 10 - 13, 2006.           

2005 “Lake Oswego Public Sculpture Invitational”, Lake Oswego, Oregon, 2005-2006.

“Wilsonville Public Art Exhibition"  Wilsonville, Oregon.  2005-2006.

“Oregon Made For Interiors”, Maude Kerns Art Center, Eugene, Oregon, June - July 2005

“Lake Oswego Chronicle Show”, Lake Oswego, Oregon.  June 24 -26, 2005.“2005 Sculpture

“Puyallup’s Downtown Gallery”, Puyallup, Washington, public sculpture exhibit, 2005-2006.

“Oregon Sculpture Exhibition” Grants Pass Museum of Art, Grants Pass, Oregon, April 2005.

2004 “Wilsonville Citizens for Public Art” Exhibition 2004,  Wilsonville, Oregon. 2004-2005.

2003 “International Emerging Artists”, Tobin-Hewett Gallery, Louisville, KY. June-July.

“Massive Luminosity”, SS Nova, Cincinnati, Ohio. June.

2002 “Spring Salon 2002”, Limner Gallery, New York, NY. March.

“Clearly Kentucky, Studio Glass Artists”, Curated by Marta Hewett, The Carnegie Arts Center, Cov, KY.

2001  National Society of Arts and Letter, “Small Sculpture Show”,  Lexington, KY.

2000 “Women Force of the Millennium”, Lexington Living Arts and Science Center, Lex, KY.

1999 Visions V” National Competition, Cathedral Basilica, Covington, KY.


2005 2nd Place Award, “Oregon Sculpture Exhibition” Grants Pass Museum, OR.

                  Honorable Mention, “Lake Oswego Chronicle Show”, Lake Oswego, OR.

2001 National Society of Arts and Letters, 2nd Place in “Small Sculpture Show”.

2000 Art Institute Scholarship.

Three Arts Scholarship Fund Inc., Cincinnati, Ohio, Grant.

1999 Northern Kentucky University Art Department Scholarship, “Best of 3-D”.


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Phone: 503.867.1562
Laurel Marie Hagner
23115 Airport Rd Ne, #10
Aurora, OR 97002
 Specializing in Large Scale Cast Glass Metal Sculptures Mixing Media Blown Glass Stained Glass Bronze Architectural Glass