Autumn Lecture 2017

Autumn lecture: Thursday 12th October


The Oak, the Vine and the Lily; the design and creation of the Jesse window for St Mary’s Priory Church, Abergavenny


Helen Whittaker MA FMGP, Stained Glass Artist and Sculptor


Art historian Sarah Brown will introduce the intriguing iconography of the Jesse tree, with historical examples. Stained glass artist Helen Whittaker will follow this with her modern-day Jesse window in Wales, describing her inspirations and creative practice.

All lectures will take place at St Martin cum Gregory at 6.30 pm unless otherwise stated. Tickets are sold on the door for £6 (£5 concessions) and include refreshments, available from 6 pm. Entry is free to Friends of the Stained Glass Centre.

Details of past lectures can be found here.