Blog

Lamp of the Week: 25″ Salamander

Lamp of the Week: 25″ Salamander

The 25″ Salamander is one of the more unusual Tiffany Studios shade patterns. The design has a Moorish influence, with the upper third of the lamp containing multiple border rows with repetitive shapes. A wide band with vignettes of salamanders decorates the main body of the shade. Taking inspiration from the legend that salamanders are…

Continue reading →
12″ Apple Blossom

12″ Apple Blossom

Tiffany Studios created apple blossom shades in many shapes and sizes and the pattern on this 12″ Apple Blossom has the look of a mosaic. Commissioned by a client in South Carolina, the turban shape of the shade enhances the flow of the flowering branches. The shade is shown on the Torpedo base (18″ total…

Continue reading →
Lamp of the Week: 22″ Greek Key

Lamp of the Week: 22″ Greek Key

The 22″ Greek Key is a generously proportioned shade can be used as a table lamp, chandelier or on a floor base. A symbol of infinity and unity, the Greek Key is a motif that can look classic, yet modern and is still a major design element in decorative arts and furnishings today. The warm…

Continue reading →
This Week At The Studio

This Week At The Studio

At this time of year, time seems to be speeding up as summer comes to a close and the month of September flies by in a flash. During the past two weeks, we have been multitasking like crazy. We completed several lamp bases, including three table bases and two Bamboo Sr. Floor bases. We finished…

Continue reading →
Lamp of the Week: 28″ Grape Trellis

Lamp of the Week: 28″ Grape Trellis

The 28″ Grape Trellis was originally designed by Tiffany Studios as a chandelier fixture, but the shade can also be used as a floor lamp or oversized table lamp. Tiffany’s large chandelier cones present the lamp artist with a an exciting opportunity to showcase the beauty of stained glass in ways not possible on smaller…

Continue reading →
7″ Geometric

7″ Geometric

Amongst the various projects happening at the studio, we finished this 7″ Geometric shade for a client in Georgia. Shown here as a wall sconce, the shade is made from a nicely mottled emerald green glass.

Continue reading →
Lamp of the Week: 15″ Spider

Lamp of the Week: 15″ Spider

The 15″ Spider is a lamp that can be made in any color. This example uses a glass that combines a vivid emerald green with yellow green. One of the most striking features of this design is the three dimensional spider that sits atop the shade with its legs extending down over the glass web….

Continue reading →
16″ Fish

16″ Fish

We recently completed this 16″ Fish shade for a client in New Jersey. Five Koi fish gently wrap around the shade amongst water plants in a rhythmic dance. The fins of the fish are accentuated with metal filigree overlays. The color palette for this shade is a gentle mix of yellow/amber, orange, and green. We…

Continue reading →
Lamp of the Week: 28: Trumpet Vine

Lamp of the Week: 28: Trumpet Vine

The 28″ Trumpet Vine is a large shade that is usually hung as a chandelier fixture, but can also be used as a floor or table lamp. Commissioned in 2012 by a client in Chicago, this shade employs many types of glass to create an explosion of color and texture. Ring mottled, streaky, fracture, and…

Continue reading →
16″ Pansy

16″ Pansy

Pansies are one of the most colorful of cultivated garden flowers and being cold resistant, are one of the first flowers to be planted in gardens and outdoor planters in the early spring.  The multicolored flowers are loosely gathered into four bundles, or bouquets aournd the shade. Our client requested a vibrant mix of colors…

Continue reading →