A.J.Forbes small object furniture is a one person workshop in Edinburgh designing and producing small one off pieces of furniture, mirrors and shaped timber frames using Scottish hardwoods.
AJ Stockwell's practice is informed by contemporary culture and the interaction between people and environment. Considering ‘nature’ its narrative potential and visceral qualities.
Lighting, furniture, mirrors, door handles, gadgets, clocks, architectural hardware, gates and grills, shop signage , jewellery, props, objet d'art and metal sculpture.
Ramoyle Glass Studio produces contemporary and traditional leaded and fused glass. Commissions, repairs and restoration, including fitting and removal. Based in Glasgow and Dunblane.
The Real Sgian Dubh Company uses natural materials and traditional methods to create exquisite hand-crafted knives of distinction. The use of real materials and real craftsmanship mean that each of our sgian dubhs is uniquely beautiful. That's what makes us different.
Working with clay I examine the fold and create a piece from what I see.
Hi my name is Alison and l design and make a unique array of designer dichroic glass jewellery, which comes alive when you move about. l also do a varied selection of heamatite jewellery which is known to have healing powers as well as a vast amount of rose quartz, black agate, amethyst, blue howlite and much more. My other craft is stained glass and l have a beautiful selection of designer mirrors, unique lamps, vibrant sun catchers, stunning window and wall panels, lovely glass picture frames and glass gifts.
Using the specialist media of papermaking, printmaking and handmade books, I provide workshops for many organizations, undertake commissions and continue the development of personal artwork both at Glasgow Print Studio and my hand papermaking workshop PULP, based in Glasgow's West End.
My jewellery explores space and movement around the wearers body.
Contrasting colour and texture fascinates me, and I seek to manipulate this by working with silver, oxidised silver, 18ct yellow gold, and semi-precious stones such as garnet, peridot and citrine. Hammered wire is often contrasted against smooth cupped sheet silver, and 18ct yellow gold will be found scattered amongst oxidised silver links.
Amanda designs and makes kiln formed and cameo engraved glass for architectural, interior and sculptural settings.
Current inspiration includes looking at botanicals used in the pharmaceutical industry and plants which are toxic, linking to my first Pharmacology degree, and continuing to exploit the properties of gravity within the kiln whilst making unique vessels.