Genie in a bottle

After taking my course on figure sculpting, I’ve been working on making a genie to go inside one of my bottles.  More work required to get the size and pose right, but I’m pleased with the way this idea is starting. The transparent grey glass works well for the idea of a form made of…

Creating is infectious

Last weekend I took a great course with the talented glass artist Caroline Wediman. It renewed my desire to press on and create bigger sculptures, something that was starting to flag after constant failures. Being surrounded by other glass artist, if only for a couple of days, fed my imagination and enthusiasm. It was so…

Amazing collection of glass work

Absolutely stunning realistic glass sculptures at the Harvard Museum of Natural History. All the more amazing when you realise these were made over a hundred years ago. Truly inspiring. via Glass Flowers: The Ware Collection of Blaschka Glass Models of Plants | Harvard Museum of Natural History

The making of a ladybird

This is my first attempt at making a video. It needs work, but gives a rough, fast forward view of what I do all day     Ladybird and snail tick-tac-toe set