Contemporary design, inspired by and created in Glasgow...
Aillie Anderson creates dynamic, minimal adornment and small scale sculpture inspired by the built environment using uniquely textured sterling silver and hand cast jesmonite.
News and Updates...
Jewellery Collection photoshoot
A few weeks ago I teamed up with two of my very close friends Actress (and Model for the day) Catriona McNicoll - you might have seen her recently on the BBC's mystery drama 'Ordeal by Innocence' - and fantastic photographer, Rhona Henderson to create some 'in action' shots of my jewellery being worn, lived in and adored. It was great to work so closely with people who I've known for such a long time and I think we got some great shots from it!
5 x 5 - Air Exhibition
Please join me in celebrating my Artists Residency at GSA at the annual Silversmithing and Jewellery Artists in Residence exhibition, this year titled 5 x 5, featuring work by Adrienn Pesti, Andrew Fleming, Heather McDermott, Lois Jane Wisemann and myself. Each of the 5 artists/makers/designers will be displaying 5 items of work made during their residency year. Join us for the opening night May 9th, from 5.30-8.30 with complimentary drinks or visit the show from the 10th to the 13th of May in GSA's Reid Building Foyer, it's free to visit so don't miss out!
Goldsmiths' craft and design council awards 2018...
It was amazing being invited to London to visit the historic Goldsmiths' Hall for the annual GCDC awards this February. The ceremony itself was full of applause and excitement and preceded the official GCDCA Exhibition opening which featured all the beautiful work from the winners and a few glasses of bubbles. I felt overwhelmed and delighted to be featured in such a talented exhibition in such a prestigious venue, overall it was a great night had by all!
'The Goldsmiths' Craft and Design Council is an organisation that promotes the highest standards in design and craftsmanship within the jewellery, goldsmithing, silversmithing industry and allied crafts. As part of the promotion of excellence the Council runs the annual Craftsmanship & Design Awards.'
loupe & facet
You can now purchase my jewellery collection online at LoupeandFacet.co.uk
' Loupe & Facet is committed to supporting makers develop and to promoting the Scottish crafts industry. I started developing Loupe & Facet in 2017 to bring Scottish craft to the urban home.'
New designers one year on...
I have just recently found out that I will be exhibiting at the New Designers exhibition within their established One Year On show. The exhibition is located in the Business Design Centre, Islington and will be open from the 27th to the 30th of June 2018. I cant wait to get started designing and creating a new selection of pieces for the show and already have a few ideas in mind! At the show I will also be showcasing my more recently developed jewellery collection and can't wait to hear what you all think. Look forward to seeing you there!