Philip Lawson Johnston
Philip Lawson Johnston has been engraving glass by hand since 1971. He has worked at various studios in London including:
· Living Art in Earls Court
· Andrew Glass Engraving in Belgravia
· The Plazzotta Sculpture Studio showroom in Chelsea.
He has been based in Oxford since 1988. He is an Associate Fellow of the Guild of Glass Engravers. Member of the British Luxury Council 2004
Date of Birth: 20 November 1950
Awards: He is an Associate Fellow of the Guild of Glass Engravers.
Member of the British Luxury Council 2004.
Commissions: He works mostly to commission, engraving anything from company presentations and retirement presents to trophies, anniversary and wedding presents.
His subject matter ranges widely, covering:
·Portraits of horses, dogs, children
Group Exhibitions: Every year exhibits at the Ebury Galleries, London; dates this year Nov.28th -Dec 2nd.
Exhibiting at The Foxhall Gallery, Washington DC., Oct.11th - Nov. 9th
His glass is displayed at Holland & Holland stores in London, Paris and New York and also at Paisley Tyler, London.
Travel: Nationally, Yes Internationally, Yes
My intention is to create glass designs that not only are pleasing to the eye and accurate in what they are portraying, but also reflect in some way the care and attention to detail of the creator that we observe in the world around us.
Studio visits are welcome.
All the glass is Hand Engraved using a Dentist’s Drill
VAT Registered: Yes