Bright Speckled Fluted Cups

by Mariel Waddell
$38.00

These specked glasses are perfect as stemless wineglasses, or as juice and water glasses. Their tapered shape makes it easy to handle with lots of colour, ideal for table settings.

Blown glass
Approximately 12 x 8 cm

As each of these items are individually handmade, slight variations in size and colour are possible.

Mariel Jayne Waddell is an award-winning glass artist. She graduated from Hot Glass Forming at Sheridan College School of Craft and Design in April 2006. In 2005 she received the Betty Kantor Award and the Summer Residency Scholarship from the Harbourfront Center in Toronto. In 2006 she received the Don Lee Award and an Honorable Mention for the 2006 Sheridan Graduate Show.

Mariel was born in Trinidad and has lived in other tropical countries such as Barbados and Costa Rica. The experience of living in these countries has become the foundation of her inspiration. Using hot glass bits Mariel sculpts and captures pieces of the oceans reefs and currents onto her vessels.

Currently Mariel is co-owner and glassblower at the Kingston Glass Studio & Gallery in Kingston, Ontario.