Orkney. Precious metals, wood & found materials. Goldsmiths Precious Metal Bursary Award, 2002. Outlets and exhibitions include Crafts Council Shop at the V and A., Dundee Contemporary Arts,Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, The Longship, Kirkwall, Orkney & The Metal Gallery, London.
An avid beachcomber, I use objects I find along the shore as a starting point for my work, often incorporating pebbles into pieces. The solid, dark grey of the pebbles is complemented by the silver, wood and the soft, pale, watercolour-like appearance of the transparent enamel.
Grace Girvan- Low Tide brooch
Grace Girvan - Low Tide necklace
Grace Girvan - Pebble and wooden hoop necklace
Grace Girvan Woodenstriper
Gracpe Girvan - pebble pendants