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Press Release | Jo Downs new INDIAN SUMMER collection for Autumn 2019

Press Release

10 / 07 / 19


Indian Summer

Introducing Jo Downs' new Autumn collection

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Add some warmth to your interior this autumn with British Designer Jo Downs' new Indian Summer collection of handmade glass. Cut, crafted, fired and finished at her studio in the heart of Cornwall, these beautifully bronzed pieces are inspired by the cobalt blue of a warm September sky, and the dazzling gold and copper of early autumn leaves.

The collection includes stylish fold-form vases, feature bowls, mirrors, candle stands and more, and is available from September at Jo Downs Handmade Glass galleries, with selected pieces available online*. 

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Image: Jo Downs Indian Summer collection, new for autumn 2019 

Pricing: Large vase (left) £145 | Small vase (centre) £24 | Mirror (right) £150  

Feature deep dishes (front, left to right) £29 and £55

But online, orfind Jo Downs Handmade Glass galleries in Ripley, Surrey, and in Cornwall at Market Place St Ives, Middle St Padstow, Fore St Fowey, Fore Street Tintagel and Pennygillam Launceston | Tel: 01566 779779

*Delivery charges may apply



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Indian Summer feature bowl, close up 

Indian Summer collection


Notes for Editors:


Jo Downs Handmade Glass

One of the world's most prominent fused glass artists, British designer Jo Downs' handcrafted work is inspired by the coastal setting of Cornwall where she lives and works. Jo's range of beautiful glassware includes hangings, bowls and mirrors alongside her much sought after statement interior pieces such as wall panels and art frames.

Jo has also developed her studio to undertake large interior projects. Her innovative designs have earned her hundreds of private commissions, producing fused glass windows, mirrors, wall panels and other artworks for homes, hotels and corporate headquarters around the world.

Jo Downs galleries can be found in Ripley, Surrey, and in Cornwall at Market Place St Ives, Middle Street Padstow, Fore Street Fowey, Fore Street Tintagel and at her Launceston studio, where you can also see Jo and her team at work.

Further Information

You can find Jo's working studio and gallery at Unit 27g, Pennygillam Way, Pennygillam, Launceston, Cornwall, PL15 7ED, tel: 01566 779779. The studio and gallery are open Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm, and the gallery on Saturdays 9am - 5pm.

Other galleries at: Market House, Market Place, St Ives, TR26 1RZ. Tel: 01736 791555 / Middle Street, Padstow, PL28 8AP.Tel: 01841 533854 / Fore Street, Fowey, PL23 1AH. Tel: 01726 832005 / Fore Street, Tintagel, PL34 0DB. Tel: 01840 770954 / High Street, Ripley, Woking, Surrey, GU23 6AY. Tel: 01483 225742. You can also see and buy Jo's work online

For press information and additional images contact Mercedes at Fine Art Communications / Tel 07825 270235 /