A young potter from Limassol who started her journey when she was "adopted" by a family of potters and got to learn the craft hands-on. Having received no formal education in pottery, she is mainly driven by a passion for clay and experimentation. It is exactly the product of that passion, you now possess. Excited as she is with this field, she refuses to settle with one aesthetic direction, oscillating from playful to minimal, from rustic to clear. It is through time and exposure you get to notice the subtle elements which make up her line of work. A rookie as she feels, she hopes to continue exploring, one bag of clay at a time. With the purchase of each object you...
Maria was born in Mytilene, Greece and after travelling, settled in Cyprus where she started a family. She always enjoyed sewing and loves working with textiles. Being practical person , Maria makes useful products for everyday life. She uses applique , patchwork and quilting techniques as well as printing drawings and pictures on fabric to decorate her creations. She and Lilipou have been working closely, collaborating and developing new designs for everyday use. Her attention to detail and love for her work make each of her creations unique and well made to accompany in your journey for many years to come. You can browse her collection by clicking here.
Melina is a designer born in Cyprus with her heart stolen by Italy. She started her journey in Florence where she studied Interior and Product design and was then cuddled strongly by Milan, where she started her professional career. She returned to her island after 14 years and brought with her a suitcase full of ideas and creativity. Melina introduces a different and fun way to grow soil-free plants (hydroponically), in a playful, simple and ergonomic way. Her distinctive aesthetic draws inspiration from nature, colors, shapes and forms. By purchasing her work, you support Melina's effort to inspire people to observe, nurture and engage with our natural world. You can browse her work in our shop by clicking here.
Souzana was born in Nicosia and graduated from University of Brighton in England from the course 3D Design and Crafts with specialization in Ceramics and Metals. Since 2016 she has been running her own workshop in Nicosia where she teaches ceramics. She uses clay as a way of expression so as to send her own messages to the viewer. The main theme of her work is inspired by the Ancient history of Cyprus, adding modern elements. Most recently Souzana has been experimenting with other materials such as copper, which she uses to create natural forms and elements. Her work has featured in various exhibitions in Cyprus and abroad.
Graduate from the School of Fine and Applied Arts of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Irene is a Cypriot artist, based in Limassol. Irene has worked at the laboratory of her ceramics teacher Valentinos Charalambous and has participated in a wide range of exhibitions both in Cyprus and abroad. She now runs her own workshop, teaching art and ceramics, while creating her own works of art as well. Do you want to support Irene's work further? Click here to view her collection.