Keith Grinter

Keith runs the hot glass studio adjacent to the gallery and can be seen blowing there. Since taking over the studio from Keith Mahy in 2013 Keith has been developing his glass blowing skills, focusing on the shard pick-up technique, which Keith Mahy used, where coloured glass shards or chips are "picked up"  or rolled into the molten glass in the initial stages of blowing. The glass is then blown into shape, and the shards of colour create a painterly effect on the surface of the glass. Keith also has an intermittent series of hand painted works, a difficult technique where the cold glass is hand painted and then blown into shape - it's proved a tricky one to perfect, but when successful creates a stunning luminescent piece, reminiscent of Modernist painting.

Yacht Race
Yacht Race

Hand Painted, Hand Blown Glass $1250

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Yacht Race - reverse
Yacht Race - reverse
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Raspberry Teardrop Vases
Raspberry Teardrop Vases

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Phoenix Teardrop Vases
Phoenix Teardrop Vases

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Sea Green Teardrop Vases
Sea Green Teardrop Vases

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Ocean Blue Teardrop Vases
Ocean Blue Teardrop Vases

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Purple Haze Teardrop Vases
Purple Haze Teardrop Vases

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Waterlily Teardrop Vases
Waterlily Teardrop Vases

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Orchard Teardrop Vases
Orchard Teardrop Vases

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Copper Blue  Shard Vases
Copper Blue Shard Vases
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Hyacinth & Red Shard Vases
Hyacinth & Red Shard Vases
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Orange & Yellow Shard Vases
Orange & Yellow Shard Vases
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Lime  Shard Vases
Lime Shard Vases
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Lapis Blue & Pale Blue Shard Vases
Lapis Blue & Pale Blue Shard Vases
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