Stilla Tumbler

Christine Milne
£55
Stilla Tumbler by Christine Milne, a unique, functional piece crafted from borosilicate glass. Dollops of hot glass are applied to the surface of the vessel to create a distinctive, tactile pattern.
Material: Borosilicate glass
Dimensions: Height: 8cm, Width: 7cm
Care Instructions: Dishwasher safe
Out of stock

Process

Borosilicate glass tubing and rods are heated over a torch, rendering the glass soft enough to be manipulated into shape. A rod is heated to around 1300°C, then dollops are applied to the surface to create a unique, relief pattern.
Stilla Tumbler
The Maker Christine Milne Glass Artist - Scotland

Christine Milne began her career as an artist, graduating from Gray's School of Art with a BA in Fine Art. She was subsequently awarded the John Kinross Scholarship to Florence where she focused on landscape painting. After becoming a professional member of Visual Arts Scotland, Christine moved to rural Southwest Scotland and was later introduced to the art of glassblowing. This led to a passion for the medium and the opportunity to build a home and workshop where she could develop her skills as a glass artist.