Congratulations to Sebastian Barry who has won the eighth Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction, for his epic American novel Days Without End.
Sebastian Barry received his £25,000 cheque and a specially-commissioned glass trophy depicting the rolling landscape of Sir Walter Scott’s Border country, from the Prize sponsor the Duke of Buccleuch.
The Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction 2017
17 – 18 June 2017
The Glass Glamour exhibition curated by Fiaz Elson, is a private show set in a domestic setting in Quenington Old Rectory, Cirencester at Lucy and David Abel Smith’s home. A group of 22 selected artists will be showing on Saturday 17th June, 6.00pm – 8.00pm, and Sunday 18th June 10.00 am – 12.00 noon.
Colin Reid, Sam Herman, David Reekie, Fiaz Elson, Ròsín De Buitléar, Simon Moore, Max Jacquard, Angela Jarman, James Maskrey, Peter Layton, Louis Thompson, Jade Pinnell, Janet Page, Nancy Sutcliffe, Sally Fawkes, Richard Jackson, Paul Stopler, Faith Mercer, Morag Reekie, Adel Christensen, Stewart Hearn, Annica Sandstrom & David Kaplan.
Candleholders and Wrap vases at the Glass Glamour Show
3 June – 29 July 2017
We are exhibiting the glass panel New Light at Junction Art Gallery in Woodstock this summer. Also featuring in the exhibition are paintings by Robert Newton, ceramics by Paul Wearing and Rachel Foxwell and sculpture by Sue Lansbury.
Junction Art Gallery, 43 Oxford Street, Woodstock, Oxon, OX20 1TJ
A big thank-you to all our loyal customers at the Annual Sale.
£756 was raised by the raffle in support of the Teenage Cancer Trust.
The winners are:
A set of champagne glasses – N Vestey
A set of wine glasses – AM Hetrick
A set of tumblers – V Garner
The lanterns/vessels were big favourites this year, as well as our cast candleholders, individually or as an advent candleholder.
Cast glass advent candleholder.
The workshop transformed with a festive table full of sparkling glass ready for the door to open…