Biography: Katharine Coleman

Katharine Coleman (Photo credit Lara Platman)
Katharine Coleman

Katharine Coleman has engraved glass for more than 25 years with work in museums and private collections worldwide. Coleman has won many awards, including the People’s Prize at the 2015 British Glass Biennale and a Coburg Glass Prize in 2006. In 2009, she received the MBE, a British medal, for her achievements and work teaching and promoting glass engraving. She regularly teaches short courses in the UK and at Bild-Werk Frauenau in Germany, using lathe mounted diamond, stone, and copper wheels alongside the flexible drive drill and sandblast.