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INTERNATIONAL POSTAGE COSTS! NEW ROUTE AVAILABLE.

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INTERNATIONAL POSTAGE COSTS!  NEW ROUTE AVAILABLE.

As many of you find when you want buy something the cost of postage is horrible.  Most companies have taken the opportunity since the pandemic to raise the cost  into the stratosphere, especially for international.   Because of this you may see £999,999,999.00 postage when you go to checkout.  We set this up to try to prompt you to contact me so that I can search for a cheaper alternative. I have recently come across a company who will send international parcels at a much cheaper rate but in order to be eligible for this discount I need to send...

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WORKSHOPS AND COURSES 2022

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WORKSHOPS AND COURSES 2022

This year I have added some extra courses. There will be my usual Stained Glass Garden 1 or 2 day workshop but also for those seeking to take their skill and craft further, there is a Flower Cutting day and a 5 day Residential.   The 5 ay Residential will cover 3 main techniques including: Gazing/Floating Ball, Traditional, Indirect Method and Working on Mesh. Please see my Workshop page for the full information with images. My studio is 3.5 miles from the centre of Exeter where you can find a range of accommodation from cheap and cheerful to a special...

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Stained Glass Offcuts for Mosaic

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Stained Glass Offcuts for Mosaic

  Not being able to run many workshops over the last 2 years I have built up a lot of coloured glass offcuts.  I am selling in 2 sizes, 1 Kilo and 3 Kilo but please ask if you want more or less. The colours are predominantly more traditional -  blues, greens, ambers, purples, and whites with some reds, pinks, oranges, yellows and colourless textured glass. This glass ‘cullet’ is generated from my work and studio workshops so there may be pens marks, glue or even copper foil which will need cleaning before use.  I will try to remove pieces that are...

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Mosaic Garden Panels For Sale

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Mosaic Garden Panels For Sale

Glass Mosaic Panels My stained glass mosaics are designed to be displayed in the garden year round and these long garden panels are fixed to metal Garden Display Stand designed especially to fit my work.  The mosaic is adhered to a flat plate welded to a long spike which can be pushed securely into the ground to display the mosaic at its best, in a border amongst plants or as a single feature.  I will be making more mosaics for sale and adding them to my shop when completed. The garden stakes are also available in the shop - see...

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Christmas Gifts and Ideas

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Christmas Gifts and Ideas

For the holiday season I have put together a few easy kits and some glass boxes to accompany the free Festive Garland Tutorial.....keep those ideas flowing.  Buy as a small present for yourself or give to a crafty friend.   You can find many free tutorials on my YouTube Channel: https://youtube.com/channel/UCBxJ4rvESVYrUnfasDpRqYw AND shorter festive themed ones: 'HOW TO CUT SIMPLE HOLLY & MISTLETOE LEAVES' https://youtu.be/l9ZJCs6hU9U 'HOW TO CUT A FESTIVE GARLAND FOR STAINED GLASS' (Complete Tutorial) https://youtu.be/kIzFp06IoGk Why not buy a Festive Garland Glass Box  or Flower Panel Glass Box and add the free video link as a gift for...

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