As part of the Malakoff exhibition at Bonhoga Gallery, Cheryl Jamieson of Glansin Glass will be spending the weekend of 16 and 17 May at Bonhoga, working and meeting people as part of Craft Scotland's nationwide event, Meet Your Maker. The event, now in its third year, invites members of the public to come along to galleries and meet craft makers, observe them at work and ask questions about their practice
Glass artist Cheryl, was born and brought up in Unst, the most northerly of the Shetland Islands, where she now runs a busy glass studio and retail outlet "Glansin Glass". She designs and hand makes unique kiln formed glassware, including jewellery, tableware and sculptural pieces.
She says: “Her work reflects the environment she lives in which is rich in heritage, archaeology and geology.”
Angela Smith, of Shetland Arts, said: