For a number of years Timothy Harris and his team at Isle Of Wight Glass have worked on a series of designs with Guy Thornton of B&W Thornton. Isle Of Wight Glass use their considerable knowledge to design and make the glass, Guy tries to capture the atmosphere of a poem or play in his graphic design. The collaboration has proved a success, most of the editions selling in good time.
Puck is a pair of designs which concentrate on Puck as shape-shifter. Puck As Herne shows Puck in the guise of Herne the hunter the horned spectre of the Wild Wood. Puck As Ostara shows Puck as Ostara messenger of the moon goddess in hare form. Both designs feature hares a magical animal in folklore associated with shape-sifting and the mythology of the moon.
B&W Thornton 23 Henley St. Stratford-upon-Avon Warks. CV37 6QW
Telephone:01789 269405 Website:www.bwthornton.synthasite.com