"The most important value in my work is truth; my work is an honest exploration of my identity and the world around me, both natural and spiritual. The result is sometimes beautiful and sometimes grotesque but always honest." - Alyssa Getz
Alyssa Getz was first introduced to glass at Sheridan College in 2008, and she immediately fell in love with it. Alyssa quickly picked up on glass blowing techniques and after a productive and successful second year, she went on to receive a summer residency at Harbourfront Centre in Toronto, where she further developed her work. Alyssa regularly shows at the One of a Kind Show and Toronto Outdoor Art Fair. She has been a Resident Artist at the Living Arts Centre, where she continues to refine and create new work, and also teaches courses and workshops.