‘Solar orb’ commemorative art piece

‘Solar orb’ commemorative art piece

“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...

CraftHub Residency/Collaboration

CraftHub Residency/Collaboration

European Residency - hosted by Glenn Lucas 28th March-1st April 2022 Over five days, nine Craftspeople from Europe came to south Carlow to collaborate on this project. They started the week with a plank of wood and a log. Nine openings were created in the plank, then...

August ezine

August ezine

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Beads of Courage  ‘Lidded Bowl’

Beads of Courage ‘Lidded Bowl’

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...