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I am a maker who is excited by the qualities of blown glass. I blow glass into and around found object such as wood and scrap metal. Often I will cut and shape the wood before blowing the coloured glass into the void I have created. I love the way the glass becomes restricted after blowing so that it will only fit back into the space created for it. I experiment with colour and inspiration from the work can be found in nature such as the due drops in the early morning on a tree branch.
Originally a biochemist Chrissie re-discovered the challenge of experimentation with fused glass, silver stain and enamels. During her recent studies at Glyndwr University, Chrissie used hand-cut coloured glass or sandblasted float glass to translate the similarities between water and glass. Her sculptural forms are displayed in gardens, backlit with solar LEDs.
After more than 30 years in science & engineering, I started learning about kiln formed glass in 2008. I am self-taught, through reading, experiment, mistakes and practice. My approach is to make designs that are functional and useful, as well as beautiful.
Bowls are my favourite form. I like their appearance and feel. They are useful and they make the most of the wonderful colours of glass. We use a number of bowls I have made around our house as dessert dishes and fruit bowls. I also make plates and coasters and have designed and fabricated leaded glass windows for our house.
I studied at Dartington College of Art and then Birmingham City University gaining a BA Hons in Ceramics and Glass. I have been working with glass for over 20 years producing both public and private commissions whilst also teaching glass.
I have recently given up teaching in order to focus on my own art work and producing bespoke glass splash backs.