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Fricker, Pete

Cefalu 06
Sulai 01
Cefalu 02
Tecton 03
Hopesay 02
Cefalu 05
Jwani 05
Tecton A1
Ocean Park
Shades of Grey
a pair of blown glass vessel forms 29 x 13 cm and 13 x 16 cm made 28-03-13
Pete Fricker

Pete is a founder member of Stourbridge Glassblowing Studio situated in the refurbished Ruskin Glass Centre. He studied at the International Glass Centre in Brierley Hill for two years until its closure in 2009. A late arrival on the glass scene, Pete's work draws on a wide range of sources including travel, landscape and abstract art.

Details about work or recent projects

Pete's work includes colourful blown glass with added trails, cane and shards that are manipulated while hot; a fusion of blown glass and abstract art. The 'Cefalu' pieces have a decorative style known as 'Sicilian'.

Technique:
Hot glass, Kiln work, Leaded and stained
Occupation:
Artist
Discipline:
Decorative, Fine art
Areas of Interest:
Competitions, Exhibition