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Melanie Pope

RAF Memorial window.St. Mary's Church, Edith Weston, Rutland Photograph courtesy of Grant Daft
Our Lady Of Good Counsel, Leicester M Pope
East Window, St. Edmund, Leics. M Pope
Obelisk detail: kiln carved relief M Pope
Glass Design Workshop

I started work in glass with a Stained Glass Apprenticeship in 1990 working on new commissions, conservation and restoration. I was introduced to glass fusing in 1995, this has added another dimension to my work and I continue to explore kiln work in various forms.

Details about work or recent projects

Stained Glass commissions including contemporary and period reproductions; conservation and restoration for private and public buildings.
Recent work includes extensive conservation and restoration of Stained Glass at Leicester Cathedral.

Technique: Kiln work, Leaded and stained, Painting
Occupation: Artist
Discipline: Architectural, Decorative, Design
Areas of Interest: Manufacturing, Techniques, Workshops