St Francis Window,West Wickham.
ST FRANCIS WINDOW. East Window, St Francis Chhurch, West Wickham

The Brief was.  “The design to be based around a  central Cross and to speak about the life of St Francis. The desire for a plain  Cross is to symbolise Christ who died but then raised to glorious new  life. The window should make a strong visual impact and to speak of God's  redeeming, transforming love.”

So different areas of the window represent different aspects of the life of St Francis.


CENTENARY/BAPTISM window for the Church of St Thomas, Southwick, Nr Trowbridge (2006)
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In this window depicting the Baptism  of Christ by St John, the glass has been painted  and etched to suggest foliage, trees bearing fruits and cascading water. The idea was to create an impression of the Bountiful richness of a desert oasis. The spirit of the Holy Ghost is depicted in the centre, "like a Dove" hovering above the figures. Silver stain have been applied and fired on the back of the glass to produce yellows, golds which create subtle greens under the blue flashed glass.

REYNOLDS MEMORIAL WINDOW, Church of St Mary, Market Lavington (2006)

Walsingham Madonna, CHurch of St Joseph, Wroughton, Swindon

The request for the window was to have a Walsingham Madonna to fit  a long lancet. But as they  hav e a