Red Vessel Glass Cane By Hayley Gammon
This coloured red vessel cane of glass is made, then coated in black to show a window of detail.
Striking and unique this round handmade red vessel adds interest and a streak of colour.
With a width of 16 centimetres this medium sized glass art is perfect for the office or home.
Bright red bands encircle the piece, and a hint of yellow runs through, contrasting with the transparent and black.
A long process is needed to create this glass cane but the final product becomes a testament to the artists experience and skill.
Fun and colourful, the perfect purchase for art glass lovers who appreciate the fusion of complicated processes yet simple design.
Looking at this piece you could spend hours imagining the colours forming and swirling around.
Red Vessel 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 into this red vessel and other pieces.
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.