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Lamp Bases

Lamp Bases

Our foundry work has increased dramatically in recent months, and we have been completing several lamp base projects over the past few weeks. We recently shipped a Small Stick and Twisted Vine base, each going to clients on a different coast. A pair of Twisted Vine w/Arms left the studio on Friday en route to…

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Lamp of the Week: 16″ Poinsettia

Lamp of the Week: 16″ Poinsettia

The 16″ Poinsettia shade has a geometric background with a wide decorative border of colorful plants. The warm amber tones of the background are a perfect backdrop for the lively greens and reds of the poinsettias. The shade is shown on the Flower Petal w/Arms base. This lamp was commissioned in 2004 and is in…

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16″ Dragonfly shade on Dragonfly Mosaic Urn base

16″ Dragonfly shade on Dragonfly Mosaic Urn base

The 16″ Dragonfly is one of our most popular Tiffany shade designs. The pattern has an elegant simplicity, with seven dragonflies hovering in formation over a stylized background. The delicately filigreed wings of each dragonfly overlap one another as they encircle the shade. A green glass mixed with blue was chosen for the body of…

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Lamp of the Week: 18″ Flowering Lotus

Lamp of the Week: 18″ Flowering Lotus

The 18″ Flowering Lotus Lamp is one of the most detailed and technically challenging lamps we offer. With almost 1800 individual pieces of glass within the confines of a relatively small shade, this shade must be meticulously hand crafted and assembled. For comparison, the 28″ Magnolia shade has 1260 pieces of glass. Commissioned in 2017…

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20″ Azalea

20″ Azalea

The 20″ Azalea has several unique features which give the shade a unique personality.The unusual modified turban shape enhances the look of a plant growing upwards, spreading its flowering branches towards the sun in springtime. The open flowers are enhanced with beads of sculpted solder representing the flower centers. The added solder gives the shade…

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Holiday Hours

Holiday Hours

Century Studios Holiday Hours: Closed Thanksgiving Day, Thursday November 28 Regular Business Hours Friday November 29 through Saturday December 21 Closed Sunday December 22 through Wednesday January 1

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Current Projects in the Studio

Current Projects in the Studio

This past week at the studio, we have been working on several projects at the same time. After completing the foiling for a 20″ Azalea shade, Irwin has moved on to soldering the shade. After more than a year of waiting, we finally received the casting for an Odyssey Dragonfly Mosaic Urn base. Bill began…

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Lamp of the Week: 12″ Acorn

Lamp of the Week: 12″ Acorn

With their straight forward geometric background and decorative band, Acorn shades have always been a favorite Tiffany lamp pattern. The design was originally called a Vine pattern, but today everyone refers to this design as an acorn. This 12″ Acorn shade is more vine-like in coloration with a lush green lightly mottled background and darker…

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22″ Maple Leaf

22″ Maple Leaf

With a slight chill in the air and the trees changing from green to technicolor tones of red, yellow and orange, Fall is the most glorious time of year to take a long walk outdoors. This colorful season was the inspiration when Bill Campbell designed the 22″ Maple Leaf shade in 2012. Commissioned by a…

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Lamp of the Week: 20″ Poppy

Lamp of the Week: 20″ Poppy

The 20″ Poppy is one of the most popular Tiffany Studios shade designs. The flowers in this shade are a mix of amber, orange, and purple. Hints of blue enliven the flower centers and petals. The golden background imparts a warm glow. Filigree on both the leaves and flower centers give the shade a unique…

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