Maureen Charles
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Jewellery - Fused Glass and Silver

I've been making glass and silver jewellery, necklaces, earrings, bracelets and brooches.  I use coloured and transparent glass, fuse it with Dichroic glass and fine silver, and use sterling silver mounts and fixings. 

I'm aiming to use colour and sparkle to lift, glisten, dazzle and effect mood enhancing change.  After all what is jewellery for?

Lustred dishes - tiny delicacies

I have been playing with the effects I can get from using Lustres on glass.  Tiny experiments, giving me joy and delight.  Hope you like them too....

Chandelier Style Earrings 2020

I was inspired to make these earrings after a glimpse of a shape, a curiosity to see whether I might be able to make something like that shape with fused glass. 

My Events

Rural Magpie Jewellery Fair
2 Nov 2019 - 10:00 to 16:00
Jewellery Fair at Great Chesterford
Rural Magpie Jewellery Fair
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Ickworth Decorative Glass Fair
15 Sep 2019 - 10:30 to 17:00
A new Glass Fair for East Anglia at Ickworth House, Suffolk
Ickworth Decorative Glass Fair
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Jewellery Fair - Great Chesterford
10 Nov 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00
The Fabulous Rural Magpie Jewellery Fair
Jewellery Fair - Great Chesterford
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Hadstock Easter Bazaar
24 Mar 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00
Hadstock Easter Bazaar
Hadstock Easter Bazaar
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Mill Road Winter Fair,
3 Dec 2016 - 10:30 to 16:00
Mill Road Winter Fair,
Mill Road Winter Fair,
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July Open Studios

Cambridge Open Studios 2020
Cambridge Open Studios 2020
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glass, fused glass, painted glass
Fused glass, I'm making jewellery, pictures, vessels but often something else entirely. I'm exploring, learning, surprised & delighted with glass.
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I studied at Ravensbourne Art College, then 3D Design at Leicester Polytechnic (now De Montfort University) where I first blew glass. A lifetime of creativity later, I find I’m again working with glass. 

For recent work see Instagram: maureen.charles.52

Etsy Shop :

I am delighted in 2020 to be exhibiting again with Maureen Mace during July on the weekends 18 & 19 and 25 & 26 from 11am to 6pm.

In 2020 I will be at the Rural Magpie Jewellery Fairs on :

4 April - 10.00am to 4.00pm at Foakes Hall, Stortford Road, Great Dunmow, CM6 1DG

25 April - 10.00am to 4.00pm at Great Chesterton Community Centre, Newmarket Road, Great Chesterford CB10 1NS

Further dates to be added