LE CORNU, Leonie

Nee: Piper; Matthews

b. 1954 Broken Hill, NSW

Attended Art School Wollongong Technical College, 1971.

Employed at Victorian Leadlight Magic Studio in 1992 as artist and maker of domestic and ecclesiastical stained glass. From 1993 to 2000 she ran Leonie Matthews Stained Glass, Wodonga, Vic. and has been in Sydney since 2000.

Major Works:

The Resurrection and six altar windows, Christ Church, Tallangatta, Vic. 1994

Jasper Memorial window (St. Cecelia), St. Stephen’s Anglican Church, Rutherglen, Vic. 1995

Entire church, Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Albury, NSW. 1995-2001

Kiln-formed tiles with inclusions, Border Medical Imaging (reception desk), Albury, NSW. 1996

Lieschke Family Memorial windows, St. Barnabas’ Anglican Church, Henty, NSW. 1996-7

Habermann Memorial windows (Jesus and Child); Wenke Memorial windows (Angel), Zion Lutheran Church, Walla Walla, NSW. 1997, 1998

Mary McKillop window, St. Joseph’s Catholic School, Nurmurkah, Vic. 1998

Voyage of St. Brendan, St. Brendan’s Primary School Library, Shepparton, Vic. 1999

Jesus and the Children, St. John’s Anglican Church, Corowa, NSW. 2002

Stephenson and Davey Memorial windows, St. John the Baptist Anglican Church, Lennox Head, NSW. 2003

Current studio:

Leonie Le Cornu Stained Glass

141 Kingsway Cronulla NSW 2230

e: lecornucopia@optusnet.com.au

w: http://www.leonielecornu.com

Last updated 18/1/09

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