The Scottish landscape, the colours of the world around her as well as the shape, texture and patterns of the materials used are the inspiration for Assja's jewellery creation.
Lectures - lively, illustrated, humourous.
Titles: 1) Illuminated Thoghts by a Designing Woman; 2) Magic of Illuminated Manuscripts; 3) The Birds and the Bees (My care of injured birds, from owls to Gannets); 4) Scottish Castles and Calligraphy; 5) Australia - Outback and Back Again; 6) From Student Glasgow School of Art to Employed in Madison Avenue Studios 'Guild Craft' New York.
Edinburgh's newest studio complex is home to a diverse range of over 20 artists, designers, makers, photographers and creative businesses.
Funky, bold and contemporary fused glass jewellery, tableware, tiles, garden features and giftware. Every piece is intended to make a statement. Inspirations such as art deco, Thai temples, coral reefs, the natural world, screen printing and the digital world infuse the work.
I design and make traditional and contemporary furniture from locally sourced Scottish Hardwoods and sustainable world woods.My main pleasure lies in involving clients and helping them to achieve the design results they are looking for, whatever the project. I make all kinds of furniture including tables, chairs, shelving,cupboards,cabinets,garden furniture,kitchens,staircases as well as wooden fixtures and fittings. I also involve both stained and fused glass in my work. I am fully trained in furniture making and restoration
Functional pieces and panels made with float glass with applied frits and enamels. Matching items in fabric and paper.
Contemporary Art Gallery showing Fine Art and Craft. Art Workshops and Classes for Adults. Life Drawing. Children’s Art Club. Coffee, Tea and Home Bakes. Available for Private Hire and Private Parties.
The essence of Kintyre - Special jewellery by Campbeltown goldsmith Grant Logan, fine collections of original art and studio crafts within Campbeltown's harbour side gallery.
Craft Scotland is a Scottish charity, working to unite, inspire and champion Scottish craft.
An inspiring community initiative which leases subsidised studio and display space to makers and owns and promotes The Barony Centre: Exhibition, Education and Events venue. Craft Studios open throughout the year, Barony Centre open 7 days throughout the year.