Posts by: Century Studios

Lamp of the Week: 28″ Daffodil

Lamp of the Week: 28″ Daffodil

This 28″ Daffodil shade was created in 2010 for a client in the Chicago area. Unlike this year, the spring of 2010 was an exceptionally early one and the daffodils were already blooming when the shade was delivered in early May. The shade is covered in flowers reaching skyward on slender stems swaying gently in…

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Pair of 10″ Pansy Lamps

Pair of 10″ Pansy Lamps

We recently completed a matched pair of 10″ Pansy lamps for a client in California. The twin siblings are mated with Ruffle bases (17″ total lamp height). Set against a cerulean blue background, the flowers on these petite shades are bursting with color. The 10″ Pansy shade is a Century Studios original shade design inspired…

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Lamp of the Week: 12″ Geometric Turban

Lamp of the Week: 12″ Geometric Turban

Small geometric shades can add a splash of color and interest to any interior. The patchwork quilt colors of this 12″ Geometric Turban shade were created using a single piece of multicolored glass. The shade is shown on the Chinese base (16″ tall). This lamp was created for a local client in 2017.

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Bonus Lamp of the Week: 28″ Lily

Bonus Lamp of the Week: 28″ Lily

The 28″ Lily shade is a Century Studios original shade design which was conceived by Bill Campbell. To bring this highly detailed pattern to life, every type of art glass was employed, including streaky, ring mottle, rippled, fibroid, drapery, and fracture/streamer. The glasses were painstakingly chosen and the colors blended to create an impressionistic view…

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Lamp of the Week: 20″ Daffodil

Lamp of the Week: 20″ Daffodil

One of Tiffany Studio’s more popular floral shade designs is the 20″ Daffodil. This is one of the few shade patterns where the flowers are inverted, rather than “growing” from the bottom of the shade. Having the flowers are clustered at the lower edge of the shade, the 20″ Daffodil makes a wonderful chandelier fixture….

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18″ Peony

18″ Peony

The 18″ Peony shade is one of the most popular reproduction Tiffany Studios lamp designs we offer. Like the plant that inspired this pattern, the turban shaped shade is covered in large showy blooms. Our clients requested a bold approach for the glass choices for this shade. The pink and red flowers intermingle with green…

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Lamp of the Week: 9″ Iris Torchiere

Lamp of the Week: 9″ Iris Torchiere

The 9″ Iris is a Century Studios original shade design. Designed by Bill Campbell, this petite shade is covered in Iris flowers clustered together in a impressionistic melange of color. Blue and purple iris mix together with lively green leaves and stems. The irregular upper border of the shade adds an additional naturalistic detail. The…

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12″ Turtleback

12″ Turtleback

At Century Studios, we create turtleback shades in many shapes and sizes. For these shades, we hand cut and facet the individual turtleback tiles which make up the decorative band. Commissioned by a client in California, this 12″ Turtleback shade has a wide band of green turtlebacks set into a two tone green background. The…

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Lamp of the Week: Turtleback Hanging Lantern

Lamp of the Week: Turtleback Hanging Lantern

We have created numerous Turtleback Hanging Lanterns over the years. This example with emerald green turtleback tiles was made in 2012 for a client in California. Green, amber or red turtlebacks can be used in the lanterns, and each lantern has a hinged door with a glass panel on the bottom to let light shine…

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18″ Tulip

18″ Tulip

With their bold blooms and seemingly endless variety of colors, tulips are a favorite theme for Tiffany shade designs. We recently completed this 18″ Tulip for a client in Missouri. The lush green foliage is anchored by rich earth tones and the horizontal border rows as the exuberant plants ascend to blue sky above. The…

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