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Sculptural blown glass

About this project

A series called ‘Intention’, a solid stretched form capturing vibrant colours and mounted on a steel stand. Made using Swedish, Venetian and English techniques. One-off pieces inspired by the Skylon structure which became the symbol of the 1951 Festival of Britain. The celebration of British design during a period of post war hope and austerity was an incredibly creative time. I wanted to reflect this in my new pieces, but also show the restraint and limitations applicable then and now.


£1300 — £3000


sculpture, unique, original


Glass, Design


Glass, Metal
Intention VI
Photographer: Tim Spriddell
Made using aurora with black strands on white, multicoloured canes inside.
Intention VI (detail)
Photographer: Tim Spriddell
Intention I
Photographer: Tim Spriddell
The first in the series, ruby with black strands on white with bubble