We’re a small, personal team at Melt Designs and we hope to leave each of our customers feeling that they’ve had a really personal and rewarding experience, whether we are designing something with you from scratch or you simply come and buy from our studio gallery in Liverpool.

Jennifer Barker

Jen is our creative director and responsible for all of our designs. Following studies in Glass Design at Wolverhampton and Staffordshire Universities, Jen set up her first studio in 1997 and then founded Melt Designs a couple of years later. A leader in her field, Jen’s in-depth knowledge of various glass processes means she can always match our client’s expectations for stunning glass art solutions.

Gary Burgess

Jen’s business partner and co-founder of the company, Gary manages the business side of Melt Designs is the first point of contact for customers, architects and interiors designers. Gary ensures that on each project, no matter how small, we provide the highest level of customer service from initial contact through to installation. As a CAD and graphics specialist, he also takes on a project management role and oversees any glass installations.

Ruby MacLennen

Ruby ensures smooth delivery of all of our projects from initial commission to installation. As a direct support to Jen, she is responsible for planning and scheduling with regards to materials, fabrication and installation. Ruby also manages our marketing and promotional web-based activities and maintains our ever-increasing data-bank of project images.



Glass artist Jennifer Barker