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Thomas Petit

Thomas Petit

While trying to avoid Cricket at School, I found salvation in the Pottery Workshop. This was a dark, damp & seriously under used /financed facility, hidden away near the Music Department.

I put all my energy into turning out pots & sculptures, hoping to be the next Bernard Leach. My Pottery Teacher, informed me I was a 'Jack of all trades & Master of noneĀ‘. At the time I thought this was a compliment on my diverse skills. It became quite clear as time went on, that it wasn't, and it was at this point, it was suggested I should go on some short courses, to give me a small insight into other Crafts.

After a few rather forgetful courses, I went on a weekend Glassblowing course, with Norman Stuart-Clarke, in Cornwall. Pottery was all but forgotten, as I became mesmerised by this new exciting medium.

I was determined to be a Glassmaker, so took up a voluntary position, at The Glasshouse, in Covent Garden. Higher Education followed & various jobs here & in New Zealand. I now live ... [more]

Thomas Petit Medium Amethyst Sea Shore Bowl

Thomas Petit

Medium Amethyst Sea Shore Bowl

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Thomas Petit Medium Moors Bowl

Thomas Petit

Medium Moors Bowl

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Thomas Petit Medium Moors Teardrop Vase

Thomas Petit

Medium Moors Teardrop Vase

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Thomas Petit Moors Round Stoppered Bottle

Thomas Petit

Moors Round Stoppered Bottle

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Thomas Petit Ribb - Medium Triangular Bowl

Thomas Petit

Ribb - Medium Triangular Bowl

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Thomas Petit Silk Float - Bowls

Thomas Petit

Silk Float - Bowls

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Thomas Petit Silk Float - Flat Flasks

Thomas Petit

Silk Float - Flat Flasks

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Thomas Petit Silk Float - Round Vases

Thomas Petit

Silk Float - Round Vases

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Thomas Petit Silk Float - Stoppered Vases

Thomas Petit

Silk Float - Stoppered Vases

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Thomas Petit Silk Float - Teardrop Vases

Thomas Petit

Silk Float - Teardrop Vases

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Thomas Petit Silk Float Medium Round Vase

Thomas Petit

Silk Float Medium Round Vase

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Thomas Petit Small Bowl - Sea Shore (Waves)

Thomas Petit

Small Bowl - Sea Shore (Waves)

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Thomas Petit Small Moors Flask

Thomas Petit

Small Moors Flask

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Thomas Petit Small Sea Shore Bowl - Amethyst

Thomas Petit

Small Sea Shore Bowl - Amethyst

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Thomas Petit Conical Moors Bottle

Thomas Petit

Conical Moors Bottle

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Thomas Petit Flat Stoppered Moor Bottle

Thomas Petit

Flat Stoppered Moor Bottle

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Thomas Petit Large Bowl - Sea Shore (Flint)

Thomas Petit

Large Bowl - Sea Shore (Flint)

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Thomas Petit Medium Flat Tall Sea Shore Vase

Thomas Petit

Medium Flat Tall Sea Shore Vase

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Thomas Petit Medium Moors Flask

Thomas Petit

Medium Moors Flask

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Thomas Petit Medium Moors Flask

Thomas Petit

Medium Moors Flask

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Thomas Petit Medium Moors Flask

Thomas Petit

Medium Moors Flask

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Thomas Petit Medium Sea Shore Bowl

Thomas Petit

Medium Sea Shore Bowl

Glass

Thomas Petit Moors Flat Stop Bottle

Thomas Petit

Moors Flat Stop Bottle

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Thomas Petit Moors Flat Stoppered Bottle

Thomas Petit

Moors Flat Stoppered Bottle

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Thomas Petit Moors Medium Teardrop Vase

Thomas Petit

Moors Medium Teardrop Vase

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Thomas Petit Moors Small Bowl

Thomas Petit

Moors Small Bowl

Glass

Thomas Petit Ribb - Medium Triangular Bowl

Thomas Petit

Ribb - Medium Triangular Bowl

Glass

Thomas Petit Ribb - Medium Triangular Vase

Thomas Petit

Ribb - Medium Triangular Vase

Glass

Thomas Petit Round Stoppered Moors Bottle

Thomas Petit

Round Stoppered Moors Bottle

Glass

Thomas Petit Sea Shore Waves Small Bowl

Thomas Petit

Sea Shore Waves Small Bowl

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Thomas Petit Silk Float Medium Flat Flask

Thomas Petit

Silk Float Medium Flat Flask

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Thomas Petit Silk Float Small Round Vase

Thomas Petit

Silk Float Small Round Vase

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Thomas Petit Small Bowl - Sea Shore (Waves)

Thomas Petit

Small Bowl - Sea Shore (Waves)

Glass

Thomas Petit Small Moors Bowl

Thomas Petit

Small Moors Bowl

Glass

Thomas Petit Small Moors Vase

Thomas Petit

Small Moors Vase

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Thomas Petit Small Sea Shore Bowl - Flint

Thomas Petit

Small Sea Shore Bowl - Flint

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Thomas Petit Tall Sea Shore Vases - Flint

Thomas Petit

Tall Sea Shore Vases - Flint

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