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Of the Shore Brooch

£220.00

Made by Stuart Cairns

Of the Shore Brooch by Stuart Cairns. 

Materials: Mild steel, seaweed and stainless steel. Approximate size: length 11cm, width 3cm. 

This brooch is part of the ‘Of The Shore Brooch Series’, all brooches are sold individually, for more information please contact the gallery: gallery@craftni.org 

Gathered,
Imagined and made.
Traces of other places,
Of other things
Another life lived
In the salt air
Wave worn
Down
To loose sketches of line.

About the maker: 

Stuart Cairns works as a silversmith combining natural materials and found objects alongside precious metals to create artefacts in the tradition of  tableware  and domestic objects. He graduated with a Bachelors Degree In Silversmithing and Jewellery from the University of Ulster in 2000, returning to complete a Masters degree in 2006. He is a member of the British Designer Silversmiths and a part-time lecturer in the University of Ulster.

 

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