Glass art by Dave Smith. This panel was designed for the 1997 front cover of Letterhead’s magazine, USA It is an acid-etched glass piece, 3ft x 30″s which employs acid etching, glazes of transparent paint and gilding, finger blending was also used, the rose is watergilded over an acid stipple and then cross hatched and finally painted behind with black japan..
L is for Lear – The Nonsence Alphabet, Knowsley, Liverpool « David Smith – Traditional Ornamental Glass Artist
sign painter, traditional craft
L of 'L is for Lear' glass art, by Dave Smith
hand-drawn combination of illustration and typography by Greg Coulton. The piece is a historical celebration of the Sheen suburb area, featuring details and iconography to depict its illustrious past.