Frank Thrower

About Frank Thrower

Frank Thrower was one of the most prolific and internationally successful glass designers of the 20th century. A self-taught and self-made man, he rapidly progressed from being a salesman to a renowned sales director and designer. From the inception of Dartington Glass in 1967, he provided the creative and marketing drive that contributed to the company’s considerable success. As the sole designer for almost twenty years, he produced over 700 innovative and popular designs, and received several prestigious awards.

From: Frank Thrower and Dartington Glass; Mark Hill (2007)