Stockists, Exhibitions, Commissions and Events

 

SELECTED STOCKISTS

Ruthin Craft Centre

Cecilia Colman Gallery – London

Craft in the Bay– Cardiff (Makers Guild in Wales Member)

The Mostyn Gallery Shop Llandudno

Cambridge Contemporary Art

Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool

Erwood Station Gallery-  Llandeilo Graban, Builth Wells

Biscuit Factory Newcastle

 

Bluecoat Display Centre– Sam Rhodes, Director- We have found Verity to be highly professional in her dealings with the BDC, delivering and maintaining her stock, responding quickly to individual customer commissions and always developing new ideas and designs. In our experience Verity approaches all her creative work with careful consideration and planning as well enthusiasm and great energy. We have been impressed by her self motivation and strong work ethic and would be very happy to work with her on future exhibition projects within the gallery context as well as in our wider community with the BDC outreach programme.


Erwood Station– Brent Blair, Owner – Verity is one of the finest glass artists working in Wales today, a real pleasure to work with and has fast become one of the cornerstones of the gallery’


The Mostyn Gallery Shop- Barry Morris, Manager – Verity’s beautifully crafted glassware and jewellery has proved extremely popular with our customers. Verity herself, is incredibly professional and is an absolute pleasure to work with


UPCOMING/CURRENT

Arts Council of Wales funded project ‘Gardens of the Mind’ Aug-Dec 2018

Artist in Residence– Ruthin Craft Centre/Helfa Gelf- Sept 2018

MAKE 2018, Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Oct 2018

Crafted 2018– Christmas exhibition, New Brewery Arts, Cirencester- Oct 2018

Christmas Exhibition, Cambridge Contemporary Art, Oct 2018

60 at The Bluecoat Display Centre– Liverpool, Jan-  March 2019

‘Blasu Crefft’ / Craft Taster, Galeri Caernarfon- Feb 2019

EVENTS

British Craft Trade Fair, Harrogate, 2015, 2016, 2017
Helfa Gelf, Open Studio Event, 2014, 2015, 2016,2017,2018
Beaumaris Craft Fair– 2015, 2016, 2017,2018
Plas Newydd Christmas Fair, Anglesey, 2014, 2015,2016
Create at Bodnant with Helfa Gelf , Workshops/Open Studio Event, Sept 2014
Tatton Flower Show Art and Craft Marquee, July 2014

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

Handmade for Christmas– Museum Sheffield- Oct-Jan 2017

Craft in The Bay-Christmas with a Twist- Nov 2017

Plas Brondanw-  Helfa Gelf ExhibitionSept 2017

Skelton Grange ,Swarm 3 – Aug-Sept 2017

Art in Penallt– Aug 2017

20-21 Visual Arts Centre , ‘Spring Showcase’ Feb 2017

Cambridge Contemporary Art, ‘Glass’May 2017

Sunny Bank Mills Swarm 2– October 2016

Craft in the Bay– Christmas Show 2016- Cardiff

Oriel Ynys Mon, Anglesey- ‘Winter Treasures Craft Fair’– Nov-Dec 2016

National Glass Centre Sunderland- CGS Exhibition July 2016

Ferrers GalleryFired Up, July 2016

The Mostyn Gallery Shop In the Window, May-Sept 2016

North Wales Open– Theatre Clwyd (4th place -Highly Commended)

Inspired by… Gallery, Danby –Swarm-July 2016

Pyramid Gallery– Glass 2016, May 2016

Oriel Gallery, Theatre Clwyd- Solo Exhibition Jan 2017

Craft in the Bay– Christmas Show 2015– Cardiff

Craft and Design CentreLeeds, Christmas Exhibition, 2015

Obsidian Art– Fairytale– Nov 2015 -Jan 2016/ Summer Collection, July 2015/ Introducing- Jan 2015

Sara Preisler Gallery Birmingham –Christmas Exhibition 2016

International Festival of Glass 2015, Wish You Were Here, Stourbridge, May 2015

The Chapel Gallery, Ormskirk, Objects of Desire, Nov 2014-Jan2015

Bluecoat Display Centre , Wunderkammer Exhibition, , Liverpool, July-Dec 2007/ Flower Power Exhibition, Liverpool, Aug-Oct 2006.

Collins Gallery ,Scottish Glass Society Exhibition, Glasgow, July-Aug 2006.

Oriel Ty Gorsaf, Llanfairpwll, Anglesey, 2006-2007.
Worshipful Company of Glaziers and Painters of Glass , Stevens Competition, London, May 2005.

 

 

  COMMISSIONS AND RESIDENCES

Architectural glass panel celebrating 50th Anniversary and workshop with Year 5s,  Ysgol Bryn Tabor, Wrexham

Artist in Residence- Walton Centre, Liverpool-series of workshops with patients and installation of permanent artwork in main corridor- Glass piece inspired by microbiology and plant structures – 2017

12 follow on workshops at Walton Centre, Liverpool within the CRU, creating artworks with patients and staff including permanent installation of glasswork created

 Triptych, installed in internal lit alcoves and large bespoke mirror, Private commission-Ardrossan, Scotland March 2018

Snowdonia Marathon Prizes- Nov 2017

Internal multi panelling door-Slumped and engraved glass, Jan 2017

Coastal Traces 2015, technical advice and creating fused glass for community members to paint onto for one of a series of sculptures along Sefton Coastal Path created by artists Sarah Jane Richards and Sian Hughes.

World War 1 Memorial for Ellesmere Port, commissioned by The Royal British Legion situated in the gardens of UCEA Academy, Ellesmere Port, Jan 2015.

Three sets of internal glazed panels, Surestart Nursery, Kirkdale, Liverpool, June 2007.

Awards, Royal Liverpool Golf Club, April 2007.

Awards, Business in the Arts Northwest, March 2007.

Memorial Plaque, Private client-Liverpool, Feb 2007.

Lightbox installation , Private Client-Liverpool, Jan 2007.

Architectural Glass for child’s nursery, Private Client– Warrington, July 2006

Glazed Panel for kitchen door, Private client-Wrexham, 2005

Glass signs for 100 retail outlets across Europe, West Coast Chopper, Barcelona, 2005

 

PUBLICITY/AWARDS

Maker of the Month- Folksy Jan 2017

Selected Makers Finalist- 2016

4 Page Article in Cheshire Life April 2016

Question and Answer- Daily Post July 2016

 

MEDIA WORK

Channel 4’s ‘Craft i Made It’ – Planning make, advising and instructing on set – Hertforshire Feb 2017