gregoGlass art by Greg Swinburne

Greg left Wanganui in 1981 and returned in 2000 to finish studying. Now residing and working in Wanganui.

Among other things Greg has worked for David Murray and Emma Camden. At present working part-time for Katie Brown and Chronicle glass. Greg blows glass at either The Chronicle glass studio or Wanganui glass school facility, and do the final cutting, grinding and polishing in my own studio.

At present I am selling work through Form gallery in Christchurch, Real Aotearoa in Auckland and Wellington, The Poi Room in Auckland, A&E in Napier, Moko at Hot water beach, Aesthete in Hamilton, and in Whangarei, Burning Issues.

Please feel free to enquire about purchasing artwork off Greg here.

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Big mouth bowls

Big mouth bowl. Approx 150mm h x 150 x 220mm Retail price around NZ$600. These bowls are carved with 4″ spherical wheels and 4′ x 1/2″ convex wheels.

Bronze carved bowl

Bronze carved bowl. 120mmh x 210 x 210mm Priced around NZ$500 – $600. Carved with 1/2′ wide convex wheels and 1″ wide u-shaped wheels

Bronze carved vessel

Bronze carved vessel. 180mmh x 190 x 190mm. Priced around NZ$500 – $600. Carved with 4″ radiused wheels and 1/2″ wide convex wheels.

Carved vessels

Red and pale wine red carved vessels. Various dimensions. Mostly carved with 1/2″ wide convex carving wheels.

Wine red Offering sculpture

Wine red Offering sculpture. 380mm h. Priced around NZ$550- $650. I used diamond saw blades, diamond disks, silicon carbide grits, soft diamond wheels and finally cerium oxide on felt to make this.

Tea carved vessel

Tea coloured carved vessel. 180mm h x 210 x 210mm. Priced around NZ$500 – $600. Carved with 1/2″ convex wheels and 1″ u-shaped wheels.

Seed tower

Seed tower, heights varying from 400 to 700mm. Priced from NZ$500 – $800. made using diamond saw, diamond disks, silicon carbide grits, felt and cerium oxide.

Seed tower 1

Seed tower, heights varying from 400 to 700mm. Priced from NZ$500 – $800. made using diamond saw, diamond disks, silicon carbide grits, felt and cerium oxide.

Offering sculptures

Offering sculptures. From 250 to 550mm tall. Priced from NZ$400- $750. I used diamond saw blades, diamond disks, silicon carbide grits, soft diamond wheels and finally cerium oxide on felt to make this.

 

 

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