Handmade Glass Plate ‘Encalmo’ by Hayley Gammon
Unconventional, striking and typical of the artists zingy and bright style.
Applying the unusual technique of two bubbles of glass moulded together and blown to form one solid piece.
One bubble is translucent and the other is brilliantly coloured.
This handmade glass plate is both functional as it is decorative.
Invest in this as a statement glass ornament, or to adorn any room or office with pride.
A stunning example of handmade blown glass.
Your choice of colour can be used for the handmade glass plate.
Colours available are Orange, Red, Blue, Green, Yellow and Purple. And you can also have two-tone colour as well. Please email us with your two-tone order.
Different sizes can also be selected.
Small, L 12 cm, W 12 cm and H 4 cm.
Medium, L 29 cm, W 29cm and H 4 cm.
Handmade Glass Plate Artist
Hayley Gammon is an experienced glassblower who works across 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 brightwork 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 are 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 the transparent and opaque glass.
Work by Hayley covers both decorative art 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.