Ferrers Gallery - Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire. July - September 2014

Ferrers Gallery is a contemporary craft gallery set in a beautiful rural location, promoting and celebrating British craftsmanship. Throughout the year, Ferrers showcase the work of some of the most talented designer makers. I was delighted to be invited to the third annual showcase presenting a selection of my 'Fragment Pendants' and 'Agate Earrings'.

BMW i8 Launch June 2014

On June 27th I was introduced to the latest vehicle from BMW, a vision of the future that can be seen today in the shape of the new BMW i8. One of my large 'Vugs' was specially selected to celebrate the launch of one of the most progressive cars of its time. This can be seen at the Lloyds Newcastle Showroom.

'Ice Stalagmites' June 2014

I also managed to squeeze into a jam-packed creative June, my brand new 'Ice Stalagmites'. Bursting with new ideas, I thrilled to introduce these icy satin sets of six. An absolute pleasure to slice through, revealing internal movement. When I designed these creatures, this is exactly what I envisaged.

Design Juices Blog. July 2014

Design Juices is an online creative blog which showcases the best inspirational designers, artists and photographers. I was over the moon to have been approached for an interview to share an insight into my craft world. You can read the post here.

'Agate Earrings' June 2014

June saw the exciting launch of my new and most delicate collection of 'Agate Earrings' as part of my contemporary glass jewellery range.

When cut transversely, chalcedony agate exhibits a succession of parallel lines, giving a banded appearance to each section. By layering glass colour combinations, I have used this inspiration to create my own contemporary interpretation.