Coloured Glass Plate ‘Bright Plates’ by Hayley Gammon
These are an extension of the Bright Drop range, the intense rich colours are illuminated by the black of the outside.
Splendid and contrasting, this coloured glass plate makes for an engaging glass art centrepiece.
Crisp lines between the black and colour give a look that is both modern and classic.
This is a coloured glass plate to display and make an exhibit of.
Made by cold cutting and polishing coloured glass which has been encased into glass powder.
The artist can make this art glass in a range of vivid colours.
Coloured Glass Plate Artist
Hayley Gammon is an experienced glassblower who works across the different environments, including teaching.
Working up from volunteer assistance to full time freelance glassblower after studying Three-Dimensional Design Specialising in Glass at Manchester Metropolitan University.
Now Hayley’s fantastic and bright work has won her a Finalist award for the Craft and Design Awards 2016.
Fresh and innovative is the artists style, using a mixture of both modern and traditional.
Hayley incorporates handmade glass blowing techniques with colourful designs.
Hot and cold glass techniques is used to give a wider range of designs.
Hayley explores the qualities of glass and expresses this with use of bold colours. She also uses cutting and polishing processes to accentuate these aspects further.
A recurring theme of contrast can be seen through all the pieces, focusing on transparent and opaque glass.
Work by Hayley covers both decorative artistic pieces, such as her bright drops, to practical paper weights and bowls.
The artists work is established in galleries and exhibitions.
Hayley feels privileged to work in this industry and would not see herself doing anything else.