Very happy with this piece. #bluetit #boroglass #ukmaker #moderncrafts this along with a whole bunch of creatures will be arriving @fitchandfellows in Thame very soon. @ Mettle Studios ... See MoreSee Less
Well hello there! Very busy here at Mettle. Brighton Open Houses opens on Saturday, all Bank Holiday Weekend. I’m also melting like mad to get work to all my lovely new Galleries for the Summer ... See MoreSee Less
‘I’m not supposed to be on the table but mums been doing something on the laptop and I want attention!’ Here’s the leaflet of a selling exhibition I’m taking part in at Standen House throughout July. ... See MoreSee Less
She did brilliantly, I suspect a major part was her outstanding teacher. I particularly like the octopus - it looks wonderful and the arms have a slight frantic look as if Is was saying “Not sure this human knows what’s she’s doing!” 😄
Exciting stuff here!For London Craft Week, Miranda Lowe, Principal Curator of Crustaceans, will be talking about Blaschka glass marine animal models with Elizabeth Welch, a glass expert. The models were created in the nineteenth century and are incredibly detailed, showing every eye and tentacle.
#lastminute prep for @bctf_harrogate these #longtailedtit will be wall pieces one they have finished cooking! And an #Octopus for @montpellier_gallery #handmadecrafts #rspb #business #craftswoman #progress #journey #glass @ Mettle Studios ... See MoreSee Less
Phew.. Just made the most challenging octopus yet. Hollow head, and so long I have to stuff the door with fibre to get it in the kiln. This one is destined for a gallery if it’s not too ugly! I feel I deserve a bit of sugar #handmade #boro ... See MoreSee Less
Tried mixing together some colours yesterday to lighten the brown for the wrens. Really pleased how she looks #borobirds #ukhandmade #flamework #craftswomen Glass Alchemy @rogerparramore @ Mettle Studios ... See MoreSee Less