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Warton Hall Opens with the National Garden Scheme 2015

                        Warton Hall will be opening to the public 9th - 17th May 2015 with the National Garden Scheme. Warton Hall is a small Georgian Manor house in Lancashire once the home of Augustus Wykeham Clifton. The gardens are approximately 4 acres of mainly woodland and lawn. There is a bog garden and vegetable garden. Interested persons are invited to submit their own ideas as to how they could contribute to the Woodland

By | February 9th, 2015|Categories: Blog / News|0 Comments

National Garden Scheme 2015 www.ngs.org

In May 2015 I will exhibit my glass, stone and ceramic art and sculptures in Warton Hall woodland gardens along with other artists . There will be opportunities for the public to meet the artists and take part in different activities like drawing and painting in the garden as well as outdoor meditation.  Activities for our young people will include art and craft activities and story telling in our tepee. Warton Hall is now associated with The National Garden Scheme for

By | November 18th, 2014|Categories: Blog / News|0 Comments

Contemporary Tableware Glass 2014

My tableware glass pieces are beautiful, well made, colourful, practical and affordable. The collection consists of glass platters and coasters for cheeses or cakes (as an example), in sets with 2 or 4 coasters. They are kiln fused glass with smooth, organic formed edges and small clear ‘feet’ that lift them off the table surface. There are three different standard sizes, 23cmx23cm, 28cmx28cm and 34cmx34cm. Sizes can be made to order. Colours can be selected from the extensive

By | October 27th, 2014|Categories: Blog / News|0 Comments

Contemporary Mixed Media Pieces for Interior and Exterior Spaces

I have always been surrounded by art and a love of nature, I came to glass by accident in 1998 and have explored its properties and played with it ever since. It is this science that often leads my ideas experimenting in my studio with surfaces and textures. I first have a sculptural approach to my art with drawings and photographs and then I choose my materials, glass is selected for its transparent, translucent or

By | October 22nd, 2014|Categories: Blog / News|0 Comments

Victoria Baths Exhibition

Victoria Baths Exhibition 2014 in the Changing Cubicles CGS Northern Hub held their latest exhibition in the Victoria Baths, Manchester's Water Palace on of Britain's ongoing  restoration projects. It opened to the public in 1906 and today you can still see its beautiful stained glass windows, terracotta and mosaic tiles. Each year they have a special programme of installations and events. My new collection of glass and metal pieces were exhibited in two

By | September 22nd, 2014|Categories: Blog / News|0 Comments

Glass in The Bank 2014

Contemporary Glass Exhibition 22nd July - 10th August 2014 Featuring Ten Northern Glass Artists with invited guest John Ditchfield. Lytham Heritage Centre, Henry Street Lytham FY8 5LE 10am - 4pm every day except Monday FREE ENTRY ALL EXHIBITS FOR SALE

By | June 28th, 2014|Categories: Blog / News|0 Comments