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Welford, Rachel

Woodend'
Woodend'
Rachel Welford
Branches' - window panel
Branches' - window panel
Rachel Welford
Branches' - window panel
Branches' - window panel
Rachel Welford
Electric Angel - window panels
Electric Angel - window panels
Rachel Welford
Rachel Welford
artist

Based in Scarborough, North Yorkshire, Rachel Welford works to commission creating bespoke architectural glass artwork, including window, door and wall panels, screens and installations for any architectural application. Rachel also produces artwork in glass and paper based media following her own independent creative ideas making artworks for gallery, domestic interior or exterior environments.

Details about work or recent projects

Inspired by light, layers, reflection and translucency Rachel works with flat glass and mirror to create artworks with complex spatial relationships. Sandblasting and water-jet cutting are her main techniques. Recent commissions include panels for lifts in York Hospital, wall based artwork for Saint Gobain Glass UK and City of York Council offices.

Technique:
Cold work, Leaded and stained, Kiln work
Occupation:
Artist, Educator
Discipline:
Architectural, Fine art, Public art
Areas of Interest:
Competitions, Conferences, Education