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A Pre- – – -Tense of Bitterns

A design idea sparked by a call for artists for an open exhibition entitled ‘Telling in Full’ as part of the Lancaster Festival of Words. The brief  (in brief) was to come up with a piece of artwork inspired by … Continue reading

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Inside Outside

  This is the new exhibition from Green Door Artists. Preview on Saturday 18th February, 2:00pm-4:00pm. I am submitting my terrifying Sparrowhawk and Trembling Sparrows. Here is how they got made…..   The clawed wooden foot and vintage show stretchers … Continue reading

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Reubow

A special commission for a very special charity in memory of a very special boy named Reuben. Reuben’s Retreat provides respite care to relieve the distress of families and their close friends who have suffered the bereavement of a child … Continue reading

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All mapped out…..

The Island of Anglesea was to be captured in glass for a celebratory birthday. Glass applique technique was best suited for the construction method to avoid the whole piece getting heavy with lead and solder, as it was quite dainty … Continue reading

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So what is ‘Open Shed’..?

And what is an ‘Art Trail’? ………some folks ask! It is so easy to forget that not everyone knows what I’m on about. Okay. So, ‘Open Shed’….(or ‘Open Studio’ as I call it when I’m talking to posh folk)….is when … Continue reading

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Hey Mickey you’re so fine….

Okay. So make a Mickey. Should be easy should it not? An absolutely lovely customer and an image to copy off! But hey, Mike (who it is for), is a real serious Disney addict and an engineer to boot. Gotta get this … Continue reading

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The Beach at Beer. (Make mine a pint.)

And full to the brim! This latest project left me ‘brimming over’; I have so enjoyed it. Tom came to me with his ideas and requests back in July – he wanted to commission something really special for his Dad’s … Continue reading

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