1990 Head Steward of the British Pavilion for the British Council at the Venice Biennale representing Anish Kapoor.
1990 Worked for Simon Moore in his hot glass studio London Glass Blowing
1990 Steward in The Design Museum
1989 Best new work prize in national exhibition of graduates in Stoke.
1989-91 Royal College of Art MA (Glass)
1989 Sold all work made in degree show and after
1989 Blown glass exhibition in Cumbria, first solo show.
1988 Travelled solo to Eastern Europe and Scandinavia to see glass studios and museum.
1988 Glass museum Kingswinford bought a piece from Rebecca’s degree show, and exhibited it with her great-great grandfather’s engraved glass which is in the collections. His name was Franz Joseph Hanke and he was invited to bring copper wheel engraving to England from Bohemia.
1986-88 Worked in glass studios in Stourbridge as an assistant and as part of a team: Red house cone, Royal Brierley, Brecon & Bath.
1985-88 BA hons Design at Stoke, North Staffordshire Polytechnic. Degree show was of blown and flat glass forms with symbolic animal imagery drawn in textured enamel created with a resist.
1983-85 King Edwards VI Form college Stourbridge, awarded 6th Form Art Prize