About Steve Sherriff
Stained Glass & Leaded Window Company
Steve Sherriff – Founder
After leaving the RAF in 1988 Steve founded his company Sherriff Stained Glass Specialists. Steve was trained by a leading glass artist in Bielefeld, Germany and is City and Guilds qualified. He has taught courses within the Local Authority Adult Education framework, for Schools, Colleges and Universities. He now confines his teaching to a private basis and is a visiting consultant and tutor for other glass studios. Steve is a member of The Institute of Conservation and British Society of Master Glass Painters, Freeman to the Worshipful Company of Glaziers and Glass Painters and most recently awarded the Freeman of the city of London.
Audrey Sherriff – Joint Founder and Administrator
Audrey has always been involved in the administrative aspects of the business. More than likely you will find Audrey on the end of the telephone answering initial calls and dealing with on going work coordination with our client base. A valued member of the team keeping us all on our toes!
Nathan Sherriff – Managing Partner
Nathan joined the company in 2007 and has learnt the business from the ground floor up and now looks after the day to day operations for all aspects of the company for the onsite work, workshop and office. He has been awarded the Freeman to the city of London and a Freeman to the Worshipful Company of Glaziers and Glass Painters.
Ellie Sherriff – Administration & Design
Ellie joined the family business in 2017 to take over some administration responsibilities. Ellie’s day to day tasks involve meeting new clients, responding to emails and answering enquires. Ellie is also artistic so uses these talents in the design of all new stained and leaded glass projects.
Stuart Wilson – Studio/Workshop Manager & Stained Glass Artist
Stuart joined the company in 2001 and has learnt the craft of Stained and Leaded glass from Sherriff Stained Glass Specialists himself. Stuarts key role is to manage the workshop on a day to day basis. Stuart has a vast background in graphic design and utilises this for all our new commissions we undertake.
Adrian Groza – Stained Glass Artist
Adrian joined the company in 2018 and is learning the craft of Stained Glass. His day to day tasks are re leading original window panels as-well as helping in the design of new commissions. His vast knowledge learnt at Babes-Bolyai University (UBB), Romania, studying Restoration Conservation of Byzantine Art is a key benefit to us all at the company.
Gillian McCormick – Stained Glass Artist
Gillian studied art at Edinburgh College of Art and went on to take further courses in the discipline of stained glass and painting on glass. Gillian initially came to Sherriff Stained Glass Specialists in 2002 to purchase tools and materials. Gillian now carry’s out some hand painted Stained Glass pieces which are fired in our ‘on site’ kiln. You will often find Gillian at pop up art shows around the country selling her own creative Stained Glass art works.
Klodian Pecca – Fitting Specialist
Klodian joined the company in 2012 and is a key member to all our site work we undertake. After running his own Aluminium window and door manufacturing factory Klodian knows how to successfully and safely carry out all of our site tasks around the country. He is very able to turn his hand to all the practical aspects of our fitting work.
We operate in all stained glass disciplines:
- Traditional Lead
- Tiffany (lampshades mirrors and indoor designs etc)
- Painting on glass (traditional stained glass)
- Glass fusing in the kiln (melting and bending glass in the kiln)