Cathy Chase graduated from The Evergreen State Collage with a BFA in 1985. She has been teaching at Pratt since 1997. Currently she also teaches glass art at Wilson High School, Tacoma, WA, in Career and Technical Education. Recently she taught abroad in Australia at The Canberra Glass Works, and at The Australian National University, in Canberra, AU. Summer of 2008 She co-taught with David Chatt at The Pilchuck Glass School. She has also taught at Urban Glass NY, The National College of Art and Design, Dublin, Ireland. She recently had a show at Viscosity Gallery in Seattle. Her work is in several private and public collections.