‘Solar orb’ commemorative art piece

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“Solar Orb” is the work of German sculptor Jürgen Batscheider.  It is a 5-metre gilded orb made of 149 individual elements placed at the Flight 4U9525 crash site, to remember the 149 victims of the tragedy of 24 March 2015.  The surface of the “Solar Orb” is made of 149 gilded aluminium panels.  Gold stands for longevity and value, and represents the […]

Beads of Courage ‘Lidded Bowl’

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In 2020 Glenn Lucas included in his online woodturning demonstrations, the ‘Lidded Bowl’.  It has become popular with turners for Beads of Courage, an international programme helping children undergoing cancer treatment.  Glenn donates to this charity through Ireland’s Childhood Cancer Foundation. In the USA and Canada, due to a partnership with the AAW, many woodturning clubs […]

Made Local @dccireland

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Very pleased to be part of the Madelocal.ie campaign. Handmade from native Irish wood. Check out my online shop or by appointment if you live in Co. Carlow #Madelocal #lovewhatyougive #irishcraft #irishdesign @dccireland @designireland

Vote for Glenn

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I have been entered in the Design Crafts Council of Ireland ‘Irish Business Design Challenge 2020’ for an award, and now it is up for public voting.  ‘My workshop to Yours – Virtual Woodturning’  tells how this little family business faced the challenge of closing during Covid-19, and the solutions that helped me continue provide woodturning training through […]

Cover of Crafts Supplies USA ‘Woodturners Catalog’

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I am delighted to have my bowls appear on the cover of the latest Crafts Supplies USA catalog. They have sold my signature range of woodturning tools and my DVDs for 10 years, and I have delivered many classes at their woodturning school. Thank you to Darrel and all the team at Craft Supplies for this beautiful […]

Made Local – you can own it

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Looking for an Irish made gift? The Design Crafts Council of Ireland are championing Irish craft and encourage you to support Made Local. Glenn is happy to support this campaign and was recently featured in the local press.