Vasart Glass Scotland founded by Salvador Ysart and his sons. It became Strathearn in 1965.
The Crisp Galleries are near Bowning, 14km south of Yass, NSW.
Colin had a studio in WA and retired in 2000. The three legged piece was made by one of his students.
Here is a historical little fella from Argyle Glass made around 1972. It was a happening place “in the day” and many of our great glass artists had a presence there. Wonder who might have worked with a torch then. Body is clear, nose, eyes & ears are black glass but collar is painted.
Tina operates a studio at Eumundi, Qld.
Another pair of orphaned goblets badly in need of a family reunion with their parents name. Can anyone help with identifying or guessing as to who the artist might be please? They are 19cm high but without makers marks. Please get in touch through “contacts” in the top menu. Thanks.
Ian Driver (Gawler SA) was a Jam factory trainee 1984-86.
Richards “Chameleon Glass” Studio is in Franklin, Tasmania.
Wolfgang has his studio with Tina Cooper at Eumundi, Qld.
John Schunmann borosilicate Pyrex® glass perfume bottles.
Alison Mortiss has a studio “Creative Moods” on the Central Coast of NSW. The shell & starfish are over 1kg each & the starfish is lead crystal.
This is the last year of the Ranamok Glass Prize after 20yrs of providing a showcase of our talented Australian & New Zealand glass artists. This event will be sorely missed for having unearthed amazing talent, vision & innovation in glass working over the years, appreciated by artists, collectors and public alike. Go to http://www.ranamok.com for all the details of this year’s 28 finalists.
2014 tour has been announced!
• Canberra Glassworks, 11 Wentworth Avenue, Kingston ACT: 12 Aug – 18 Sep 2014
• Angel Place Foyer, 123 Pitt Street, Sydney NSW: 7 to 18 Oct 2014
• Riverside Centre, 123 Eagle Street, Brisbane QLD: 27 to 31 Oct 2014
Art glass cat by Lucinda Glass of Belingen NSW from the 1990’s. Lucinda was part of Planet Lighting which still operates.
Yolanda was a Jam Factory Glass Associate 1992-93.
Probably made by Chuck at Colin Heaney’s studio 1985/87 before he left for NZ.
Glenistair & Tina Hancock own a custom built studio/gallery/cafe called Saltmarsh in Warnambool Victoria.
Leisa Wharington has her studio on the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria.
Eamonn Vereker has his own glass studio in Norwood, South Australia. These are from his “Outback” series.
Denis & wife Rhonda had a studio ” Our Glass Studio” in Wagga Wagga and worked in glass until the early 90’s.
A great friend of mine was clearing some clutter and decided to give me some paperweights….. it was a relief to find she was still alive & just being generous…. had a good laugh. Aren’t they great characters. I have called them “Cullet”, “Gaffer” & “Punty” (L to R).
Bought from Peter at the ‘Artisans on the Hill’ Expo at Tinonee in Feb 2014.