Inspired by nature's inconsistencies and imperfections, organic lines and forms. The use of movement, colour and texture are an important factor to this work.
News and Events:
The Alchemy Experiment, Glasgow
A Group exhibition 'It'll be alright'
Wide range of artists using mixed medium
Join me at Cheltenham Town Hall in March for this years craft festival, with a wide range of some of the best UK crafts on display and for sale, and live demonstrations.
Contemporary British Silversmith's Industry Award
I am delighted to announce my box design has won 2nd prize for the Contemporary British Silversmiths Collaborative Industry Award. I have been awarded 500g of silver and mentoring from a master silversmith to make the design.
"We have spent 18 years creating some of the most beautiful craft festivals in Europe. Along the way, we have gathered a loyal and knowledgeable audience of followers that love and appreciate skillfully, handmade objects. We want to connect our audience with a curated collection of the finest makers, regardless of where they are based."
An insight into Iona's design process, studies of markings and objects from the beach.
Notches Hoop Earrings
Machair Bracelet £200
Machair Necklace £280
Ripple Pendant £45
Ripple and Line Pendant £55
The seaweed attaches to the rock, swaying from side to side in the water and as the sea retreats, is left as clusters clinging to the rocks, limp and motionless, an imperfection. In the sea seaweed is constantly in motion, splayed across the surface.