Ashley Harwood lives in Charleston, SC, where she specializes in turning utilitarian bowls, ornaments, and jewelry, while also teaching in her personal studio. She earned a B.F.A. with honors from Carnegie Mellon in 2004, and her design aesthetic is heavily influenced by a background in glassblowing. In recent years, Ashley has demonstrated professionally throughout the U.S. and Canada, as well as in the U.K., Belgium, Ireland, and Australia. In addition, her work has been published in Woodturning magazine.
Ashley teaches Making Better Bowls.