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Members in the news – Liveryman David Wilkinson

August 13, 2020

WE ARE FINALLY BLOWING GLASS………………
Carl Nordbruch, our glassblower for the last 20 years is now blowing glass at Wilkinson’s new glasshouse in Sittingbourne
Over the last couple of months we have shared with you,the transformation from raw materials to built furnaces, glory holes and lehrs that have been installed
On 21st July,after many months of waiting, the gas was connected. It took a week for the glass to get up to the required temperature of 1140 degrees centigrade. . Carl was then able to blow our first pieces of glass with his skilful assistant Peter.

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History Restored for the future – The Masters’ Chair

July 16, 2020

The Master’s Chair, Presented by Master Robert Croshaw in 1704, is a George 1st walnut and giltwood armchair, with a high upholstered back and upholstered arms and seat.

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Members in the News – Honorary Freeman Allister Malcolm

July 09, 2020

Glass Artist Allister Malcolm scheduled for TV appearance after filming at his studio.
Monday 13th July BBC One, Home is Where Art Is at 15.45

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