Exploring and telling stories. Celebrating colour, pattern, light and the beauty of the small.
|Posted by cmgaylard on March 20, 2017 at 9:50 AM|
This premium membership Webs.com Blog page has not functioned or updated reliably since August 2016. Customer support are aware of this problem and ask me (repeatedly) to be patient.
|Posted by cmgaylard on February 6, 2017 at 1:25 PM|
An exhibition at The Quay Gallery this May with Annette Rolston, details to follow.
|Posted by cmgaylard on January 30, 2017 at 4:50 PM|
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|Posted by cmgaylard on January 20, 2017 at 8:25 AM|
A dusting of snow outside changing the quality of light in my studio.
|Posted by cmgaylard on January 2, 2017 at 11:00 AM|
It's rather bleak in Suffolk so I'm looking at the beautiful Spirit House from the British Embassy in Thailand and remembering warmth, abundance and light instead.
|Posted by cmgaylard on December 25, 2016 at 3:25 PM|
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Last weekend among my visitors there was a first-time, Great-Grandmother to-be, who wanted to mark the baby currently known only as 'Bean'.
|Posted by cmgaylard on December 10, 2016 at 5:05 AM|
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My studio will be open on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th December, 11am- 4pm for demonstrations, exploring and sales. Visitors most welcome. Flameworks, Unit 2, Yew Tree Courtyard, 21 Framlingham Rd, Earl Soham, Suffolk, IP13 7SG
|Posted by cmgaylard on December 2, 2016 at 9:50 AM|
A selection of 'Into the Woods' glass, with some new additions, is now at Great Walsingham Gallery and Frame. I'm also working through jetlag to have some of my glass at Laxfield Church December Market this weekend. There will be handmade, vintage and locally produced but come early - the market closes at 12:30! Totems: Company of Wolves and Folk Tale.
|Posted by cmgaylard on December 2, 2016 at 9:45 AM|
I've been absent for two reasons, one a glitching website (I have still managed to keep my facebook page updated) and the other a happier event, I was able to revisit Thailand for the latter part of November. We lived in Bangkok for seven years from 1999 and its fair to say you leave a piece of yourself behind in such situations. So I'm back saturated with beautiful sights, tastes and sounds and ready for an...Read Full Post »
|Posted by cmgaylard on October 12, 2016 at 9:55 AM|
I haven't been able to upload to my blog over the past couple of weeks but I have been recording a very lovely autumn.
|Posted by cmgaylard on September 2, 2016 at 5:55 AM|
All Saints Church is a lovely little medieval church in some need of maintenance. This weekend is the annual Art Exhibition/Fundraiser so the work of local artists on display and for sale from 11am - 5pm on Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th September. I have been developing my 'Telling the Bees' glass.
|Posted by cmgaylard on August 31, 2016 at 1:45 PM|
My parents had a subscription to the 'Old Masters' art books and as a child the 'Carlo Crivelli' was one of my favourites. These were the 'Disney Princesses' I grew up with. I was pleased to find a room of his work at the National, the Annunciation with all its wonderful perspective and an incredibly complex altar panel. I like the cheeky,...Read Full Post »
|Posted by cmgaylard on August 29, 2016 at 5:30 PM|
- are better when there is a kiln to unload.