Claire began picture framing in 2000 by hand finishing frames for professional artist Christine Russell SWA.
TV Appearance:Kirstie's handmade Christmas
In December 2019 Claire was filmed in her studio to feature in a Channel 4 production of Kirstie’s Handmade Christmas.
Claire designed and made a piece especially for the programme, with a Christmassy feel, using the ancient technique of Verre Eglomise (gold leaf on glass) which she then framed.
(Episode 11, available on catch up)
Based on continuing contribution and commitment to the Royal Miniature Society, Mrs Claire Hucker (Russell) had the honour of attending, together with four others.