Properties & Qualities
Date of creation
Culture & Context
A quaich is a traditional drinking cup given at wedding. I wanted to try and carve a large scale item suitable for casting. This is an ongoing project as I am finding my way with the design. I have begun carving Celtic knotwork to adorn the handles.
Process & Production
Hand carved using carving tools and wolf tools.
Blue Ferris Wax Block
Oil tanned fish leather
Oil tanned and softened salmon skin
Leather and stripes – sample #28
Weaving – Texture – Material Aesthetics
Crochet Fish #1
Mockleno BeeBums 3D Printed
The weft of this sample is a fine Tunisian silk that is a golden honey colour.
Multiple layers of green antique glass glued onto clear glass pane
Hand mixed colours painted onto matte paper and organised to create a Colour Index
Luminescent glass doped with samarium and europium oxides, r = 1
luminescent, melt-quenching, lanthanide oxides
Rosepainting – partially painted antique glass leadlights