Members updates: Victoria Norton & Judy Goring

Victoria Norton has had a busy year building up Mersea Contemporary, exhibiting with commission4mission and other art groups, and running Open Studio events and workshops. She also enjoyed our commission4mission retreat for the first time this year which proved very refreshing and rewarding. She hopes to be exhibiting at the Affordable Art Fair in London early in the […]

Annual Service celebrating the Arts

Our annual service celebrating the Arts was held today at All Saints Goodmayes. A conversation between Henry Shelton and the Bishop of Barking at All Saints in 2008 led to the formation of commission4mission, with Henry as founding member. We returned to All Saints today following the commissioning of a Trinity window by Henry and […]

Service celebrating the Arts

commission4mission is holding its annual service celebrating the Arts at All Saints Goodmayes next Sunday (10th July) at 3.15pm. The service will take place below the Trinity Window created by Henry Shelton and Richard Paton and commissioned by All Saints Goodmayes through commission4mission. Henry Shelton’s ‘Life of Christ’ etched windows for the Reindorp Chapel at […]

Dedication of Trinity Window, All Saints Goodmayes

A service to commission and dedicate the newly installed “Trinity Window” as the East Window of All Saints Goodmayes, to commemorate a century of worship at the church, was held on Palm Sunday (20th March, 2016). The Rt Revd Stephen Cottrell, the Bishop of Chelmsford, conducted the Service and dedicated the Centenary window. Bishop Stephen said that it […]

Members update: Richard Paton & Emma Horsfield

This year, in addition to the East window at All Saints Goodmayes, Richard Paton had the privilege of making what was Craigie Aitchison’s final design. The artist Craigie Aitchison passed away in 2009 with his blessing given to make a window for the Prayer Chapel in St Martins in the Bull Ring, Birmingham. It took […]