22 October 2009 – 31 December 2010
Local enamel artist Ruth Ball is displaying some of her beautiful pieces from her collection of enamelled jewellery and decorative objects in the Walker Art Gallery in an exhibition called Glass, Metal & Fire.
The Southport artist will showcase a small selection of her work in the Craft and Design Gallery at the Walker Art Gallery. Highly acclaimed for her innovation in enamel as well as her commitment to education work in this specialist area, the display will focus on the various methods of enamelling, demonstrating how traditional techniques can be used in a contemporary way.
On WEDNESDAY 17 February 2010, 13-14.00 at The Walker. FREE – Tickets avaliable from the gallery.
Designer Enameller Ruth Ball will be giving a talk about her work and techniques.
This collection also complements the exhibition The Rise of Women Artists . The exhibition displays works by some of history’s most celebrated women artists. The Rise of Women Artists charts the progress made by female artists from the 16th century up to the present day.