Cheryl Wilson-Smith’s delicate glass sculptures are inspired by ancient rock and the boreal forests that surround her home in a remote part of Northern Ontario. Outcrop V1 is one of a series of beautifully detailed wall sculptures that resemble natural rocky outcrops in shades of gray, white and gray-blue. One in a series.
“The layers of my work represent many things but one of them is the accumulation of memories that are passed down.” Cheryl Wilson-Smith
She was the 2014 winner of the RBC Award for Glass through the Canadian Clay and Glass. Wilson-Smith has received nine grants from the Ontario Arts Council and one from the Canada Council. Commissions include the Red Lake District Heritage Centre, Margaret Cochenor Memorial Hospital Donor wall. Her work has been exhibited widely across Canada, in the UK and the US.