I am slowly, but surely, working through my orders and have today finished this lovely pair. I am so pleased with how they have turned out.
They are for a customer in West Yorkshire who found me via my website. She sent me photos of her room, paint swatches and an image of a beautiful Tree of Life woodcut and asked me to recommend a design for two lampshades.
The colours and tree design reminded me so much of a half-shade I made a few years ago that I felt sure that a simplified version in just three colours would work well.
I can’t wait to see a photo of them in situ atop their turned wood bases, against a rich red wall, either side of the Tree of Life. I’ll be posting them off on Monday.
In fact, I like them so much I am making a similar one for the Christmas Show at the Weavers Gallery in Ledbury next week.