East window – completed commission

Our 13th commission, for an East window at All Saints Goodmayes, is now complete and will be dedicated in 2016 by our patron The Rt Revd Stephen Cottrell, Bishop of Chelmsford. The window was made and installed by Richard Paton to a design by Henry Shelton. Richard and Henry have previously worked together on commission4mission […]

Progress on our 13th commission

The scaffolding is up and work is well underway on our latest commission; the East window at All Saints Goodmayes. This is our 13th commission since we were founded in March 2009. Henry Shelton‘s design on the theme of the Holy Trinity is currently being constructed by Richard Paton at All Saints.  The window commemorates the […]

New commission – All Saints Goodmayes

The scaffolding has gone up to install our latest commission; a new East window on the theme of the Holy Trinity designed by Henry Shelton and currently being made by Richard Paton for All Saints Goodmayes.  The window commemorates the 100th Anniversary of the church and has been funded, in part, by donations from the […]

Sabbatical art pilgrimage

commission4mission’s secretary, Jonathan Evens, is currently on a sabbatical during which he is visiting significant sites connected to the renewal of religious art in Europe during the twentieth century. His programme includes two UK-based retreats, a series of visits to UK sites, and a pilgrimage around sites in Belgium, France and Switzerland. On the European leg of his sabbatical he […]

George Hogg – guest artist in H’Art Festival exhibition

Acclaimed animal artist George Hogg, who is based in Havering, is the guest artist for our H’Art Festival exhibition. He is showing paintings of a fox (at Romford Library) and a wood pigeon (at Hornchurch Library). Born in 1950 in India, immigrated to Britain in 1978, George began his career as both a lead guitarist and a […]