A Graduates Graduate

A Graduates Graduate

  Check out this fantastic creation titled La Fee Verte by David Ross and Illustrator Craig McIntosh. We are happy to introduce a graduates graduate David Ross, Ross graduated in 2009 amid the ‘economic turmoil’ like many new graudtaes he felt that the job market lacked opportunity however the turning point in Ross’s career was after an […]

Conceptual Ceramics

Conceptual Ceramics

 Rachel Lawton  and her Conceptual Ceramics. Have a look at these fantastically curious ceramic works created by Rachael Lawton.  These ceramic pieces are designed to create intrigue in viewers.  Lawton’s work is often inspired by death but portraying it in a positive light by exploring the idea of a soul.  Lawton’s creative energy and inspiration […]

Claire McVinnie Interview

Claire McVinnie Interview

Great News! Its interview time!   We are excited to introduce the creative world of Claire McVinnie! Claire is an artist based in North East Fife, Scotland specialising in a wonderful unique array of laser cutting and print making techniques.  Claire’s skills, experience and customers make her a fantastic maker to interview and give some […]

Organic Decay

Organic Decay

Etched & patinated Brooch   Stephanie Hopkins, a Jewellery and Metalsmith graduate from Wolverhampton University that is inspired by organic forms and decay has created these fantastic pieces!  Hopkins uses a combination of techniques to achieve the desired results, etching, reticulation and patination are just some of the techniques that she employs to create and portray […]

Hammer Time

Hammer Time

  Its Hammer Time! Loughborough University sculptor graduate has created these fantastic Cast Hammers!  Ackroyd wanted to play with peoples predetermined perceptions of objects and materials.  Hammers are usually understood to have a wood handle with a metal top and be top heavy. With Ackroyd’s play on perception by casting the objects in different materials […]

Design News

  Hello everyone,   We have some great stuff coming up this week! We have in store some Conceptual Ceramics, industrial design wonders, fantastic sculptures and some awesome jewellery!    

Tea Time

Tea Time

Tea Time with the brew.   Paul Gibson is a graduate from Nottongham Trent University where he studied Product Design and has designed the brew!  The brew was designed in response to research where in recent years the English Breakfast Tea has been seeing a decline!  It is esitmated that 96% of tea drinkers are over the […]

Good News!

At Pinso, we have been chatting to many many universities and graduates recently and well we have Good News!! In the not to distant future we will be adding some new features and contributors to the site to give Pinso readers even more of a variety of topics to read from! We are looking into a new fancy calendar to help […]

Paper Light

Paper Light

Talk about great design…check out this Paper Light designed and made by Jeff Lambert.  A brief was set by Habitat to create a cost effective light that was made from a single piece of material.  What makes this such a fantastic design is it’s simplicity of materials and construction that create a strikingly beautiful contemporary design. The Paper […]

London 2012 Olympic Ceremony

  Here are some images of the London 2012 Olympic Ceremony, it was a fantastic opening ceremony which of course was directed by Danny Boyle.  Its a great example of stage & set design, logistics, enthusiasm and people power!