The inspiration for my work is nature. I aim to capture the delicate textures and shapes of nature in metal. After studying natural forms, by drawing and photographing them. I take shapes and textures I find interesting and translate them into designs for jewellery.
Cissyface Vintage is a Scottish craft brand that recycles vintage materials to create innovative and funky jewellery, gifts and homewares.
I design and hand craft Silver Jewellery. I work mainly with .925 Sterling Silver. I also incorporate Copper and Brass in some pieces. I enjoy using quality gemstone cabochons, beads and dichroic glass. Recently I have been using Seashore 'found' objects such as Sea glass and slate, as they are in plentiful supply on the local beaches!
I like to make simple yet eye-catching and attractive Jewellery that people will take pleasure from looking at and wearing.
Contemporary jewellery design and vibrant mixed media artwork created in the heart of Edinburgh.
Roche Designs is an artist-run company offering ranges of one-off, hand-crafted jewellery as well as a bespoke design service. I aim to provide you with the ultimate statement piece, unique gift or perfect finishing touch for any special outfit. Most pieces are in sterling silver with precious and semi-precious stones, but gold and other metals can be used when required.
I am a maker primarily working with the domestic environment.
Creating two and three dimensional, functional and non-functional pieces my work is based around domestic craft and vintage objects and interiors. Modernisation, change and reproduction inspire me to create work that present a narrative for our domestic past.
Clare designs and creates exquisite hats and headpieces for individual clients. With a strong background in traditional millinery Clare also develops and uses cutting edge techniques and innovative materials. Her hats have been exhibited in museums and galleries throughout the UK and included in prestigious fashion shows and as decorative art in interior design. Clare’s passion is to create unique designs that flatter and enhance her clients and make them feel absolutely special.
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.
Copper shawls created and designed by fashion designer Claudia Escobar are handmade to order .
Knitted to order by a group of urban Scottish women.
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They are not only beautiful and inspiring but carry benefitial health qualities to them, as explained below :
Claudia Escobar born Chilean/Polish is an international award winning fashion and textile designer. TIME Magazine voted Escobars Salmon Skin Leather Bikini ‘coolest invention for fashion of 2003’.
Escobar works with natural, organic, recycled and eco-friendly textiles, these include linen, wool, copper, wood and salmon skin and incorporates handmade and haute couture techniques. Her current work involves the creation of a new ‘conceptual material’.