Twists Glass Studio is showing at Scotlands Trade Fair, the first time in a few years. This event will be held at the SECC Glasgow starting Sunday 21st-23rd Jan 2024. All of their handmade, mouth-blown and sculptured glass shown at the fair, has been made with the environment in mind. Twists Glass has since 2010 […]

                             So, mid-July saw our 25th anniversary of Twists Glass Studio. It’s been a very interesting 25 years which has seen me perfecting my self-education into cane working techniques. To learn these processes, it took many years of practising during dinner breaks while […]

                   2024 marks Michael James Hunter’s 50 years in glass-making. I started work at the Wedgwood Glass factory in mid-June of 1974, my job title was “Boy”. No female workers were working on the hot side back then at Wedgwood and possibly none at all the other glass-making […]

It’s been quite a while since I last put out a post. We have been really busy during this Pandemic with preparation work, working on new designs, sorting out a new flue on the furnace and putting insulation around it to make it more efficient. All the jobs that have been put off for years […]

The PCA Convention held in Dearborn, Michigan from May 15-18th is over and we returned home finally arriving on Monday 20th. Dearborn is the home of Henry Ford and the Ford Automobile Company, many of the attendees at the conference arrived early on Tuesday, and a trip was organised to the Henry Ford Museum was […]

Mid May quickly approaching means its PCA Convention time, this year its in Dearborn in the state of Michigan. Twists Glass Studio will be a part of the LH Selman stand where you can meet Mike and Sue personally and ask them tricky questions as to how we make our work, we won’t tell you […]

I was recently contacted by a customer who enquired about one of the old Blue Lizard paperweights, these were made in 8 different colours with 8 different lizards using what I would call “double series twists”. it was at this point that I thought about the evolution of change that some of my designs go […]

It was so nice to set up in the warm sunshine at Knebworth for the Cambridge Glass Fair, last year it was freezing. The sunshine brought out more people and hall 4 was busy. We managed to sell a few things and received a commission to make a weight, this had to contain silhouette canes […]

Twists Glass Studio were pleased to see they were included in Giftware Review & Home Interiors magazine Jan/Feb 2019 edition three times. Check out page 6, title Artisanal awards finalist. Page 123 Twists Glass Studio, Spring Fair Birmingham, Hall 6, Stand SO2. And page 130 titled British Luxury. Twists will be at Spring Fair Birmingham […]

Twists Glass Studio have just finished the Glasgow Spring Fair at the SECC, which turned out to be successful. The next show is the Spring Fair Birmingham at the NEC from Sunday 3rd to Thursday the 7th of Feb, we hope to see you there, but check out our web site as we can only […]