Jessica Irena Smith :: Jessica's work takes inspiration from nature and the animal world. Her long-standing interest in fashion, as well as fine and costume jewellery, also heavily influences her ideas.

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Jessica is a UK-based cast & kiln-formed glass artist, whose work takes inspiration from nature and the animal world. Her long-standing interest in fashion, as well as fine and costume jewellery, also heavily influences her ideas.

Jessica completed her B.A. degree in Glass & Ceramics in 2006, and M.A. in 2009, through the University of Sunderland at the National Glass Centre. She has found success in a number of competitions, undertaking a variety of exciting commissions for a diverse group of clients. Her ability to adapt and change her style to meet specific briefs, whilst still retaining a distinctive look to her work, is an important factor in her success. Whilst she enjoys the diversity and challenge of meeting a wide range of such commissions, Jessica’s real passion is for designing and making cast and kiln-formed glass

Strong drawing skills underpin all aspects of Jessica’s work, as can be seen through her designs and her use of transfers applied directly on to glass.

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Handmade for Christmas at Millennium Gallery, Sheffield | 24/10/2017

I'm really pleased to be taking part in 'Handmade for Christmas', hosted by Museums Sheffield. Catch some of the best in contemporary British craft and design, including jewellery, glass and ceramics, at Sheffield's Millennium Gallery, from Oct 27th 2017 - 14th Jan 2018.

For further info, visit http://www.museums-sheffield.org.uk/

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