Helen Koons Gragert describes herself a a colorist. Although she has experimented with color in watercolor and porcelain work, she is most dedicated to glassblowing. Helen creates vases bowls perfume bottles, paperweights, ornaments and more. She said "For me, this medium of blazing furnaces, intense color and life of molten glass offer unsurpassed challenges of strength and control." Helen was raised in Lindsborg Kansas and now resides Maryland.
Gragert, Helen Koons