Sorry the site has been down for some weeks. There was a problem with the domain which I was unable to sort out before my wife and I went on holiday to Tanzania. Have some great pictures to show you.. More on that later.
Peter is a writer, historian and glass collector. The Glassmaker Series is the culmination of a forty year long passion for the Elizabethan Period and glassmaking. He is a well-respected expert in these subjects and has given a series of lectures for Burton Agnes Hall, Civic Societies, Historical Societies and Women's Institutes. Married to Ann, he has one son, born 1977 and a large family inherited from his wife. Together with Ann, he founded Petan Publishing and more recently, the Giacomo Bellini Murano Jewellery Collection www.boutiquejewellery.co.uk which is a stunning range of genuine Venetian Murano glass bead jewellery, based on designs described in his latest book Blood-Red Goblet.He lives in Ilkley, West Yorkshire. View all posts by Peter »