Laura Sharp has been active in creative communities for a long time. Attending her first formal arts institute in Nelson, B.C. at the Kootenay School of the Arts, back in 1999. She went on to study at the Alberta College of Art and Design, majoring in ceramics, graduating in 2006.
She started up her own studio practice in 2009, and has built White Owl Ceramic Studio ever since. Currently she shows and sells her work across western Canada in art and craft shows as well as in gallery shops and retail outlets.
Her current line of work celebrates the beautiful, strong and fragile nature of the northern climes. She lives and works in Calgary, AB.