Lucie Kovarova-Weir was born 1976 in Boskovice, Czech Republic. Pursuing studies in animation; she graduated with a MAA Degree from the prestigious Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design, in Prague. Fascinated by glass, she started flameworking in 2001 in Toronto and established the Lunacy Glass Studio in 2002. Lucie currently lives and works in Tweed, Ontario.
Creative process and form awareness is always at the forefront of Lucie’s work focus. The glass pieces she creates surprise viewers by the great attention to detail and meticulous craftsmanship. Inspiration for her work comes from folk art, her garden and a daily life in a small town. Coming from an animation background, she tells a story with a sense of humor and lightness of spirit.