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Banks, Linda

Linda Banks
Ms. Linda Banks

Linda Banks holds a BA (hons) in Art and English and on the art side she specialised in glass techniques. She works with copper foil, lead and fused glass to create unique, artist-designed pieces in stained glass. She makes light shades, lamp shades, wall shades, wall art pieces, freestanding artworks, mirrors and windows. Commission her to create heirloom artworks for birthdays, anniversaries and celebrations. She also makes jewellery, homewares, decorated vases and plant terrariums.

Details about work or recent projects

Linda's 'Marbellous' light shade was shown at the prestigious 'New Glass - Ancient Skill, Contemporary Artform' exhibition at Blackwell, The Arts and Crafts House in 2013. This piece was made specifically to complement the Arts and Crafts surroundings of Blackwell. It uses the copper foil technique and contains over 700 individual pieces, including 1kg of marbles, each of which was individually foiled and tinned prior to assembly.

17 Holyoake Crescent
Woking GU21 4PN
United Kingdom
Cold work, Leaded and stained, Other: Copper foil
Decorative, Design, Functional, Sculptural
Areas of Interest:
Competitions, Exhibition, Techniques