Welcome to my creative world
I am a stained glass artist from Surrey and I tell stories using the beguiling beauty of glass. The changing quality of natural light passing through my windows reflects my love of the changing seasons. My artistic quest continues as I learn from each new piece of work I produce and by studying other artist’s creations. I work to commission and I produce stained glass artworks for exhibitions.
To keep the skill alive I teach stained glass classes from my garden studio and students use the same beautiful glass that I use. The glorious colours of mouth-blown glass are the starting point for all my creations.
I work in the tradition of the Arts and Crafts. I am inspired by quirky medieval art, nature and the changing seasons.
Visit my portfolio to see the range of original artwork and commissions that I have created in stained glass over the last twenty-plus years.
Welcome to my garden studio in Surrey where I design, create and teach. Here are my illustrations of the Stained Glass Process.
Sharing my skills and helping to keep stained glass alive are important to me. I offer Master Classes and Tasters from my working studio.
All the latest news and updates from the Studio
Last November I took my Poppy panel to St Margaret's in Westminster for a Remembrance service. It is not quite Westminster Abbey but I might have implied it was to a few people. When I created my stained glass commemoration for the artists and poets who fought in...
Everyone should have a room of one’s own, Virginia Woolf said. So back in 2014 we built an outdoor Dojo for my husband, James, to practice his Tai Chi in and to store his large collection of practice weapons – swords, spears, staffs and guandao (an alarming spear with a curved blade on one end).
I remember sharing a bedroom with my younger brother and sister when we were very young. On the wall was a poster of Bruegel’s Children’s Games. We used to talk about which child we were. My sister was the little girl in white with the blue headscarf and I was the one looking after her.
I had the pleasure of visiting Caroline and Tony Benyon's studio recently to see the new window they have made for the OBE chapel in St Paul's Cathedral. I spent three hours sketching the beautifully painted glass and learning how it had been made. Most of the glass...
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