Crafts

Layton, Peter (18 of 22) National Life Stories Collection: Crafts Lives

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:18:48

  • Shelf mark

    C960/133

  • Recording date

    2014-11-24, 2014-12-18, 2015-01-07, 2015-01-13, 2015-01-19, 2015-03-02, 2015-03-09, 2015-03-16, 2015-04-13

  • Recording locations

    Interviewee’s home in Worcester Park and studio in London

  • Interviewees

    Layton, Peter, 1937- (speaker, male)

  • Interviewers

    Cornford, Frances (speaker, female)

  • Abstract

    Part 18: Description of PL’s Bermondsey Street studio; reasons for moving from the Leathermarket. PL enjoying collaboration; number of people working in studio. [6:51] Reasons for leaving the Leathermarket; Finding Bermondsey Street studio; description of gallery space. [15:50] Description of work space. Explanation of annealing. PL and team as pushing glass to its limits.

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