Posts by: Century Studios

January Projects

January Projects

We started the new year at Century Studios by finishing a couple lamp bases that were nearing completion in December, while also working on a large lamp shade. The Dragonfly Mosaic Urn base was commissioned by a local client. The green to blue glass chosen for the mosaic work has an iridized surface that catches…

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Lamp of the Week: 25″ Mandarin Lotus

Lamp of the Week: 25″ Mandarin Lotus

The 25″ Mandarin Lotus shade is a uniquely shaped Tiffany shade. Many Tiffany lamp designs were inspired by water plants, and this pattern emulates the large round leaves of the lotus plant. The pattern of the lead lines takes its cues from the veining in the leaves, and the three dimensional accordion pleat surface brings…

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18″ Cobweb on Wheat Mosaic Base

18″ Cobweb on Wheat Mosaic Base

One of our final projects completed in 2020 was this 18″ Cobweb shade and Wheat Mosaic base. Our shades and bases are sold individually, and while these pieces are usually ordered as a complete lamp, this time the components were commissioned by different clients to be used with their existing shade and base. While the…

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Lamp of the Week: 28″ Dragonfly

Lamp of the Week: 28″ Dragonfly

Alive with movement, the 28″ Dragonfly (flying diagonal) is covered in swirling dragonflies dancing across the jewel encrusted surface of the shade with rhythmic precision. Created in 1996, this shade is made almost entirely out of Lins glass with pressed glass jewels by Century Studios. The Lins Glass Foundry was located in Florida and closed…

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Studio Hours

Studio Hours

This 22″ Poinsettia was created in 2015 as a showroom lamp and is now in a private collection. The exuberant design has a double row of poinsettias bursting forth from a multi-tiered trellis. A variety of reds tinged with blue, purple, and yellow were blended together for the plants. The light blue background glass at…

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Lamp of the Week: 18″ Poinsettia

Lamp of the Week: 18″ Poinsettia

The 18″ Poinsettia shade features an unusual trellised background which gives the design an “in the garden” feel. The bold blue background glass sets off lush red and green foliage that forms the wide decorative border. The trellis is rendered in a heavily mottled green glass while the two rippled green horizontal border rows add…

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Large Bamboo Table Base

Large Bamboo Table Base

Century Studios is pleased to announce the addition of the Large Bamboo table base to our line of reproduction Tiffany metalwork. The heavy bronze casting is highly detailed to look like a thick shaft of bamboo. At 27″ tall, this base is perfectly proportioned to for use with any 22″ shade, like the 22″ Geometric…

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Lamp of the Week: 28″ Poinsettia

Lamp of the Week: 28″ Poinsettia

Considered a decorative holiday plant, poinsettias are flowering perennial shrubs that can grow to ten feet tall in natural settings. The talented designers at Tiffany Studios created a wide variety of sizes and styles of poinsettia shades. The 28″ Poinsettia shade is the largest poinsettia shade we offer. This generously proportioned shade has a non…

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16″ Acorn

16″ Acorn

Just completed and available for purchase from our showroom is this 16″ Acorn shade. With its elegant simplicity, the 16″ Acorn is a shade that is at home in any interior as a featured or accent lamp. A mottled celadon green glass is used for the body of the lamp. The glass for the acorns…

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