Maker interviews – GSA Shop

Maker interviews

Getting to know Laura Park June 22 2017

Taking inspiration from the natural world, Laura Park's imaginative animal illustrations adorn charming necklaces and quirky cards. We find out more about her move from textiles to illustration and her thriving stationery brand Dear Prudence.   The GSA Shop stocks products designed by students, staff and alumni of The Glasgow School of Art…Can you tell us a bit about your time studying at GSA? I studied printed textiles in the Newbery building...

Getting to know Eleanor Young June 15 2017

Supplying The Glasgow School of Art Shop since her student days, Eleanor Young's bright geometric designs and her aptly named company Fun Makes Good have gone from strength to strength. We catch up to find out about how her practice has grown and the new inspirations informing her work. The GSA Shop stocks products designed by students, staff and alumni of The Glasgow School of Art…Can you tell us a...

Getting to know Laura Spring June 08 2017

Since graduating from The Glasgow School of Art, Laura Spring has made her name with her bold screen-printed accessories and homeware. We quiz her to find out more about her inspirations and the day-to-day of her business.    The GSA Shop stocks products designed by students, staff and alumni of The Glasgow School of Art…Can you tell us a bit about your time studying at GSA? I studied Visual Communication,...

Getting to know Ruth Hollywood June 06 2017

A graduate of The Glasgow School of Art's Jewellery & Silversmithing department, Ruth Hollywood lets us in on the inspirations for her bold geometric designs and the ethos behind her products.   The GSA Shop stocks products designed by students, staff and alumni of The Glasgow School of Art…Can you tell us a bit about your time studying at GSA?I studied Silversmithing and Jewellery, graduating in 2006. I really enjoyed studying...

Getting to know Heather Shields June 01 2017

We dive in to the richly woven world of Heather Shields! A former student of The Glasgow School of Art, Heather now works as the School's weave technician and runs her own business, creating beautifully woven homeware and accessories.     The GSA Shop stocks products designed by students, staff and alumni of The Glasgow School of Art…Can you tell us a bit about your time studying at GSA? I...

Getting to know Green Thomas May 30 2017

From his studies at The Glasgow School of Art to working in the industry and setting up in business, the lovely Alan Dibble of luxury knitwear venture Green Thomas has plenty of insight, and shares his design inspirations and top tips for running a successful brand.   The GSA Shop stocks products designed by students, staff and alumni of The Glasgow School of Art…Can you tell us a bit about your time...

Getting to know Louise Lockhart May 24 2017

We catch up with GSA Collection maker Louise Lockhart... Formerly a student at The Glasgow School of Art, Louise now works as a freelance illustrator and runs her own business The Printed Peanut, supplying lovely illustrated stationery, soaps and gifts to the likes of us! The GSA Shop stocks products designed by students, staff and alumni of The Glasgow School of Art…Can you tell us a bit about your time...

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