Awards season is in full swing, and we're proud to be nominated for an incredible five gongs across three different awards:
- Best Tableware in the Image Design Awards
- Best Handmade Product at the IDI Awards
- Best Commercial Interior at the IDI Awards
- Public Choice at the IDI Awards
- Fit Out Project of the Year - Retail at the Fit Out Awards
But we need your help: vote for us here in the IDI Public Choice category and help us bring home one of their coveted trophies.
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Last week Patrick discussed drying time in the studio which reminded me of just how important timing is in ceramics. Catching pots at the best time to turn a foot-ring, to soaking a kiln for five minutes longer can make a massive difference to both production speed and the final finish of a pot. However, it can be very much a love/hate relationship and generally speaking it’s only through experience, research, and lots of testing do you find a rhythm which leads each firing to be an improvement on the last.
For the first time in its short history, Arran Street East, artisan producer of simple, hand-made and beautiful objects, is showing in a standalone space at Tent London as part of LDF 2016, and will introduce two new products to the range: The Breadboards, and The Pegs.
Building on the success of Ó, the Design & Craft Council of Ireland’s 2015 group show at Tent, Arran Street East returns to London with its range of hand-thrown and hand-made homewares in clean geometric lines, in characterful colours inspired by the Dublin Fruit and Vegetable Market.
As architects in clay, Arran Street...
We are excited to be part of Culture Night this year. We invite you to join us for throwing and hand-building presentations where our experienced potters will show you how to work on a potter's wheel to shape the clay pots and how to shape clay using simple tools and hands. We will be serving tea and coffee from the Pots - designed, made, and fired in our studio. We hope to see you on Friday, 16th September, from 5pm - 9pm.
Based in the busy Markets Area of Dublin, the Arran Street East studio designs and...