Jo Andersson was born in Walnut Creek, California in 1988. She began blowing glass at the age of 19 at The Ohio State University in Columbus, OH. Shortly after receiving her Bachelor of Fine Art with an emphasis in glass, Jo moved to Seattle, WA to work in the glass field professionally. In the spring of 2020 Jo graduated with her Master in CRAFT! with an emphasis in ceramics and glass from Konstfack in Stockholm, Sweden. She is interested in how she can use the material glass with light to create objects and experiences which inspire presence and a feeling of well-being.