Angela Ferraris was born in Turin ( Italy ) in 1961 and, from an early age , received instruction from the painter Pietro Favaro, at the Enrico Reffo school of Sacred Art in Turin. In the same city , she gained the Artistic Maturity and the Diploma, in the course of Painting from the Academy of fine Arts. In 1988 she was enrolled as teacher of painting at the liceo artistico. She retired from teaching in 1992 in order to entirely and passionately devote herself to the fascinating world of artistic glass .She is expert in artistic glass for the Camera di Commercio of Turin from 1993.
In 2006 she has received from Regione Piemonte the award eccellenza artigiana for glass making.
She organize glass workshop in Italy all the year round.