Nicole Tremblay (Canmore, AB) graduated from the glass program at the Alberta College of Art + Design in 1998 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. She went on to blow glass at Norm’s Garage Hot Shop in Calgary, as well as work as a glassblowing assistant for artist Susan Gottselig in Canmore. After living and glass blowing in Ontario for a few years, Nicole has returned to Alberta and is currently working out of The Hot Spot in Canmore.
Nicole’s own work, which has been exhibited nationally and internationally, is primarily functional decorative blown glass, featuring vases, bowls, scent bottles and paperweights. She also flameworks glass beads, which she makes into jewellery and collectibles.