Scottish designer Beth Watson takes inspiration from historical sources and contemporary jewellery designs.
Situated on the North Shore of Loch Morar in West Lochaber, Bev Arnold produces a range of quality hand painted glassware. John Arnold produces a range of beautiful photographic images. The designs and the photographs are mainly taken from and inspired by the natural world. Glassware products include wine and whisky glasses. Photographs are mounted or hand framed and also available on small giftware products. We have a small workshop and studio on the shores of Loch Morar where all our products are available.
Ann Stephen makes and teaches Mosaics from her home studio near Kintore, undertaking commissions and creating bespoke Mosaic art.
Working from a studio workshop at the Ariundle Centre in Strontian, North Argyle. 'The Glass Studio' produces a range of high quality decorative stained glass mirrors. All mirrors are entirely hand made and vary in size from 10x40cms (4"x16") to 61x91cms (24"x36").
My interest in glass started from my work as a graphic designer in London and Edinburgh and has slowly grown into a passion for creating unique and original handmade pieces of glass. My inspiration is nature and the beautiful environment of Fife and Scotland and I incorporate beach combing finds and natural materials, amongst others, into some of my contemporary glass pieces.
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.
Brian Waugh specialises in making beautiful, original and figurative stained glass.
His art reflects not only the ideals of beauty, but also a fascination with the Romantic and Symbolic themes of passion, magic, love, loss, transformation-spiritual and physical.
Brodie's recent work explores tension and balance. He contrasts outer surfaces with inner shapes, sensual curves with hard edges.
He calls the original blown a 'pod' and, with this organic image in mind with great precision, he cuts through the glass to reveal its structure. This dissected work creates a window into another world where dancing curves and open spaces contrast and unite.
Bruntsfield Market - Indoor Food, Craft and Gifts Market (first and third Saturdays of the month) starting Saturday 02 March 2013.
Bryony Knox designs and makes Silver pieces which are both sculptural and functional. Her interactive pieces covering various scales from kinetic brooches to automated tableware, vases and decanters.Bryony's experience as Artist in Residence at Edinburgh Zoo has informed her recent collection- a series of kinetic silver objects, with function and form inspired by the essence of animals and birds. Her work also explores the combination of colourful glass or antique objects and contemporary chased silver, creating functional silverware with a twist.