Tim Carter graduated from Chelsea College of Art & Design in 1992, where he studied Public Art, specialising in Architectural Glass & Stained Glass.
He has been based in Leicestershire for the last 15 years and has continued to work with glass and other materials such as steel, stainless steel, other non-ferrous metals, wood, acrylic and slate.
Tim designs, manufactures, restores and installs traditional & contemporary stained glass and leaded-light windows & also designs & produces a range of decorative & functional glass wall-pieces, mirrors, lighting & sculptures - for a variety of domestic and commercial situations.
Techniques & processes used include, fired painting & staining, fusing, slumping, acid etching, sandblasting & sand-carving, acid polishing, glass drilling, linishing, UV bonding, fabrication, forging, welding, cutting, milling, lathe turning.
His customers include Rockingham Castle – where he restores leaded-light and metal casement windows and Rolls-Royce (Aerospace) PLC – where he has designed & manufactured a variety of presentation awards for their UK and international projects.
He has worked on numerous other commissions throughout Rutland, Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire.
If you would like to commission Tim for a bespoke piece of artwork, then he would be delighted to hear from you and offer free consultation, advice and an estimate.