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Roberta Ayles

Detail of 'Dartmoor' panel for Franklyn Hospital, Exeter.
Fern' panels
Art Deco' wall light
Blue Flower' door panel
'Coast' - Sample panel for Franklyn Hospital, Exeter
'Dartmoor' Lightbox panel for Franklyn Hospital, Exeter
The Passage House Inn, Topsham. Six fused and leaded panels
Panel for the Passage House Inn, Topsham
Glass artist

I make fused glass which is used for windows, screens and lighting. I like to use texture as well as colour in my work, so the panels are constantly changing with the viewpoint and the time of day, the seasons and the weather.

Details about work or recent projects

I generally work to commission, making panels for public and private spaces.
Recent public work includes
2011.Six panels for the Passage House Inn at Topsham, Devon
2011.Four lightbox panels for Franklyn Hospital, Exeter
I am currently working on some designs for waymarkers for the Saltram and Plym Valley Heritage Trail, in collaboration with Thrussell and Thrussell, metalsmiths of Bodmin, Cornwall.

Old Torne
Rattery, South Brent
TQ10 9LQ
United Kingdom
01364 644116
Technique: Casting, Kiln work
Occupation: Artist
Discipline: Architectural, Decorative, Public art
Areas of Interest: Exhibition, Techniques, Workshops