July Open Studios
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 a number of private houses.
I am currently exploring thicker-walled kiln-formed bowls, using a variety of designs.