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Somerset Life Magazine: The Art of Stained Glass

2019-02-25T18:10:49+00:00June 28th, 2017|Artist, Artwork, Magazine, Somerset|

I was delighted to see that my work had been featured in the May (2017) addition of Somerset Life Magazine.

Unfortunately I did not become aware of the feature until June!  It was back in March that the Rachael Sharp a journalist for Somerset Life contacted me to do an interview; I was not expecting the […]

30 Stained Glass Cutting Tips for Artists

2019-02-25T03:07:22+00:00November 30th, 2016|Artist, Artwork, Concepts, Cutting, Glass, Panels, Roundel, Windows|

I tend to think of stained glass or (art-glass) as a semi precious material – rather like amethysts or emeralds.  A lot of hard work goes into the production of this material, and it is becoming more and more expensive due to increased environment protection standards and importation fees.

Getting your glass cutting technique right can […]

Glass Cutter Reviews

2019-02-25T03:07:22+00:00November 25th, 2016|Artist, Artwork, Concepts, Cutting, Designing, Glass, Panels, Stained Glass, Windows|

In the Middle Ages glass was cut with a heated and sharply pointed iron rod. The red hot point was drawn along the moistened surface of the glass causing it to snap apart; due to the thermal shock created by the heat and the water. The Medieval glaziers were exposed to a high […]

Belladonna Hare

2019-02-25T03:07:23+00:00July 1st, 2016|Artwork, Commission, Glass, Hares, Stained Glass|

My Inspiration for ‘Belladonna Hare’ In 1662 Isobel Gowdie an accomplished young Scottish woman living in Auldearn Highland was tried for Witchcraft. Her story has been the subject of prose, drama, poetry and song. Maddy Priors song ‘The Fabled Hare was particularly inspired by Isobel Gowdie’s spell which was recorded as a part of […]

Delivery & Installation of Commission work

2019-02-25T03:07:24+00:00September 30th, 2015|Artwork, Commission, Delivery, Installation|

DELIVERY & INSTALLATION

People often like to come and collect the commission in person. It’s always good to meet the clients that I have been working with.  Although photo updates are frequently sent, it’s lovely to see peoples reaction when the see the real thing for the first […]

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