Taet Light

Annemarie O'Sullivan
Taet Light by Annemarie O'Sullivan, a functional piece inspired by the ploughed fields which adorn the Orkney Islands.
Material: Rye straw, central pole in darkened brass, flat circular ceiling plate.
Dimensions: Height: 60cm, Length: 130cm, Width: 130cm
Care Instructions: Clean with dry dusting cloth only, from the inside to the outside of the lamp
Made to order (10-12 weeks)


This lamp was crafted using small bundles of Rye straw (or taets), dressed and gathered in copper ties and assembled over a metal frame.
Taet Light
The Maker Annemarie O'Sullivan Basket Maker - South East England

Based in East Sussex, Annemarie O'Sullivan makes contemporary baskets using ancient British basket-making techniques. Annemarie grows around twenty varieties of willow, which she harvests by hand on a half-acre plot near her home. Working from a wooden studio in her garden, Annemarie creates both small-scale domestic objects and larger woven sculptures. Her baskets have been featured in The New York Times, The Irish Times, House and Garden and Country Living.