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Nicola Steel

Flower inclusion clusters, 2011 Flower inclusion clusters, 2011
Spiralling... Spiralling...
Colour Theories..... Colour Theories.....
Flame work Flame work

Nicola Steel is a glass designer and maker based in London. She has been working with blown glass for the last 6 years, and with lamp working for 4. Having been employed at glass studios, she is now focused on promoting her own work.

Details about work or recent projects

My recent work is inspired by the theme of hidden inclusions. I like the idea of the true elements of beauty in a piece being hidden within, causing the viewer to look beyond the external vessel or object they see.

Technique: Hot glass
Occupation: Flame working
Discipline: Design, Decorative, Functional
Areas of Interest: Competitions, Education, Exhibition