Christie Stratton Moody
112 Witcher Road, Carlton, Ga. 30627 (706) 797-3259 <blueheronglass@gmail.com> <blueheronglass.com>

Education:
BFA Art Education University of Georgia, Athens,  Georgia; studied glass working techniques with Dan Fenton, Paulo DuFour,  Paul Marioni,  and Frank Van den Ham.

Professional Experience:
  1980 – Present: owner of Blue Heron Glass Art, Carlton, Georgia, producing limited edition and one of a kind hanging and functional pieces using fused, slumped, and engraved glass.  Represented by numerous fine art galleries in the United States and Canada. Art Director Athens Montessori School 1982-1994.

2000-2012: Buyer's Market of American Craft wholesale market, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; American Craft Council markets: Sarasota, Charlotte, Atlanta, Baltimore; One woman show State Botanical Garden of Georgia Conservatory Gallery.  Curated and showed in three artist dance inspired show entitled, “ The Music Between the Notes”, Lyndon House Arts Center, Athens, Georgia. Showed kinetic birds in “North, South, East, Nest” Hambidge Center, Dillard, Georgia.

Awards and Major Commissions:
Chapel windows, St. Mary’s Hospital, Athens, Georgia; Chapel windows, Athens Regional Hospital; Sanctuary windows, First Church of Christ Scientist, Whitehead Rd., Athens, Georgia. Numerous architectural installations in private homes including Phil Hughes and Leara Rhodes residences, Athens, Georgia and Jodi Ferguson residence, Avalon, California.
Purchase Award Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation "Southworks" juried show; Three time finalist and 1010 winner Niche Award.

Memberships:
Visual Arts Guild of Athens, Glass Art Society, The Studio Group, American Crafts Council, Craft Emergency Relief fund, Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation.