Clinton Smith specialises in creating small environments encapsulated
in glass to invoke the wonder and pleasure of nature and to delight the imagination.
These photographs show two of his recent paperweights, with berries, flowers,
leaves, tiny insects and frogs.
Smith has assisted master paperweight artist Paul Stankard on a number of
occasions. In the summer of 2012, he was awarded a full scholarship to the
Corning Museum of Glass workshop, "From the Kiln to the Hotshop (and back
again)". In February 2013, he received the 2013 Niche Award in Lampworked