Jacqueline Berting was born in 1967 in St. Gregor, Saskatchewan. She attended Red Deer College from 1986 to 1987 and Sheridan College in Oakville, Ontario from 1987 to 1990, where she majored in Glass. Jacky studied Iron Art and Blacksmithing at Penland School of Craft in North Carolina, in 1990. She has been working as an artist has been the owner of Berting Glass Ltd for over 20 years and presently resides in Cupar, Saskatchewan. Together with her husband James Clark, Berting Glass has a showroom and workshop on their acreage there.