Carafe and Tumbler (Saddle)

Michael Ruh
£195
Carafe and Tumbler (Saddle) by glass artist Michael Ruh is a hand blown piece that incorporates glass striations, and bears the maker's mark.

Boldly coloured with a clean form, Michael Ruh's stacking Carafe & Tumbler set introduces an understated elegance to this historic glassware pairing. Hand blown in his London studio, each piece has been etched with Michael's mark on the base. The set has been delicately inscribed with lines as a reminder of the handmade.
Material: Hand-blown Glass.
Dimensions: Height: 36cm, Width: 12cm.
Care Instructions: Dishwasher safe.
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Process

Making handblown glass is a long, absorbing process whereby molten glass is gradually rolled and manipulated into shape. While Michael’s pieces may seem simple, each object is a technical challenge requiring precise timing, perpetual movement and teamwork.
Carafe and Tumbler (Saddle) by Michael Ruh
The Maker Michael Ruh Glass Artist - South East England

Michael Ruh is a celebrated glass artist creating blown glass pieces with a modern aesthetic. Since establishing his Studio in 2004, Michael has worked with simple, traditional tools that have been used throughout the centuries to craft exquisite tableware, lighting and home accessories. Michael’s forms are each marked with his signature technique of scribing lines across the surface of each vessel. The technique is reminiscent of Japanese Bokuseki calligraphy- each stroke being applied with intent and assertion.