Some hot, hopefully not bothered, ramblings of happenings in the life of a Fused Glass Artist

  • My frister (my best friend who happens to be my sister-in-law as we cleverly married brothers), happens to be very good at marketing Jill Matthew Glass. She is also good at leaving commissions to the last minute!
    Posted: Tuesday 25 August 2020
  • Colour:  "One, or any mixture, of the constituents into which light can be separated in a spectrum or rainbow, sometimes including (loosely) black and white." (
    Posted: Thursday 23 March 2017
  • So. Where was I? Oh that's right... Dreaming about Wakalouie Waka's splashback . As much as I love my job (I do), I love (and nee-eeed, just ask my husband) my sleep much, MUCH more. So this whole...
    Posted: Wednesday 8 March 2017
  • "Is there any chance you are able to do splashbacks for the kitchen?" I thought it was a joke.  A total stranger asking lil ol' me to make them a kitchen splashback? Especially as the total stranger...
    Posted: Sunday 26 February 2017
  • Well. It's not every day you get the opportunity to have a bus-load of foreign tourists come by your humble studio!   ​ ​Unless you're me  - yes, that's right - I've become a tourist...
    Posted: Monday 3 October 2016
  • Have I mentioned I love a challenge? ​ I do.  And I don't.  I may have revealed before that among my usual straight-forward orders, I get the occasional curly one.  One that makes me say "wow,...
    Posted: Thursday 15 September 2016
  • One of my favourite things about my job (aside from the obvious - eating chocolate while I work, a sneaky studio wine if I have to work in the evening, and watching DVDs while working) is when...
    Posted: Thursday 18 August 2016
  •  Well, things are hotting up in the Jill Matthew Glass camp! (and I don't just mean the flames under my fingers as I type this very first blog post).  For the past five years, I've ticked along...
    Posted: Monday 25 July 2016