Tag Archives: Mel Simpson

More Mahy Mahi

Originally posted at http://newzealandglass.blogspot.co.nz/2014/12/more-mahy-mahi.html on 14 December 2014. For those of you not conversant in New Zealand Māori, that’s a poor attempt at a pun. Mahi is Māori for work, and I want in this post to explore more of the … Continue reading

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Early Glass by Peter Viesnik

Originally posted on newzealandglass.blogspot.com on Tuesday 27 August 2013   Recently a piece was offered on TradeMe that seemed on first indications to be one of the first pieces of glass made by Peter Viesnik at Albany in 1978.    … Continue reading

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Recent Mel Simpson Acquisitions

Originally posted on newzealandglass.blogspot.com on Sunday July 2013 Mel Simpson was one of the pioneers of studio glass in New Zealand, and one of the founders of the NZ Society Artists of in Glass (1980), which continues today as the … Continue reading

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