Samantha Donaldson

Vug in Turquoise and Purple II

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'Vug in Turquoise and Purple II' is a unique handblown sculpture by the British artist, Samantha Donaldson. Created by layers of coloured glass in rich purple and deep turquoise, the transparent colours merge and create further hues throughout the piece. An additional optical illusion is also created as these are not solid pieces, hidden within, is a small, hallow interior space. These require intense making from the initial blowing to create the amorphic form, through to the laborious col...

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Width: 20 cm (7.87 in)

Height: 17.5 cm (6.89 in)

Depth: 11 cm (4.33 in)



United Kingdom

London, UK

Samantha Donaldson is a contemporary glass artist specialising in hot and cold glass techniques. Having graduated from De Montfort University in 2009 with a First Class BA Honours Degree in Design Crafts, continuing her time at De Montford as an artist in residency, Donaldson went on to study her Masters at the Royal College of Art in 2012.

Throughout her studies, with the early exploration in to other materials, Donaldson was continually drawn back into the glass workshops, resulting in ...

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