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Clare Waddle

Clare Waddle
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As a designer /maker i currently work full time as one part of highland duo Yellow Broom lighting and product design. Yellow Broom predominately create handcrafted utilitarian lighting .
YB are based within the Cairngorms National Park in the Scottish Highlands.
The products we create are all design led ; valuing simplicity and quality craftsmanship.
Each separate YB product is meticulously created by hand placing a strong emphasis upon the design process , materials , function and strong aesthetics.
Applying a considered combination of traditional steam bending techniques with modern construction methods we value sustainability ; our products are where possible created from locally sourced materials proudly working with a Zero waste approach making.
Yellow Broom
Edinburgh College of Art BA (Hons) Sculpture
2019 Inverness Museum and Art Gallery , Inverness
The Board Room . Logie Steading.
Visual Art Scotland , RSAannual , Edinburgh
2018 Lollipop Design fair showcase, Edinburgh .
Xpo North , Inverness Design March , Iceland. Laundry Gallery , Aviemore.
2017 Design March , Iceland.
Custom House , London .
High street merchants gallery , Highland . Craft Scotland annual summer show
Custom Lane , Edinburgh
RSA ,Edinburgh
London Design Festival, Shordich , London . Craft Design house YB
2016 Wild Gourse Studio, Inverness YB
Visual Art Scotland anuual , Edinburgh YB Biscuit Factory , Newcastle YB
Craft Design house , Edinburgh YB
Custom Lane/GRAS architects , Edinburgh YB
London Design festival , Craft Scotland/Emergents , London YB Craft Scotland Summer show, Edinburgh YB
Works in wood , Grantown on Spey Museum YB
Concrete Wardrobe, Edinburgh YB
Expo North , featured maker/exhibitor YB
High Street Merchants Gallery, Grantown on Spey YB IMAG , two person exhibition , Inverness Museum YB
2016 Yellow Broom, Creation /concept/process
2015 Anthropologie, Edinburgh.
2014 Concrete Wardrobe, Edinburgh.
2006-2016 Visual Art Scotland. Royal Scottish Academy Exhibited Annually. 2010 Glasgow arts club.
Deveron Arts, Dumfries and Galloway. 2009 VAS City Arts Centre, Edinburgh.
C word campagn featured maker ,Craft Scotland .
Homes and Interiors SEEC, Glasgow. Craft Scotland
2008 Park Gallery, Falkirk.
Big Things on the beach, Portobello
Society of Scottish Artists, Edinburgh. 2007 Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh. Amber Roome Gallery, Edinburgh.
Society of Scottish Artists, Edinburgh. 2006 Amber Roome Gallery, Edinburgh. Omni Centre, Edinburgh. Cow Parade, commissioned artist.
Peacock, Aberdeen. 2005 Peacock, Aberdeen.
Amber Roome Gallery, Edinburgh. 2004 Peacock, Aberdeen
Foyer Gallery, Aberdeen.
2003 Tangram, Cannes, France.
2002 Exhibition /Set builder for Film /TV festival, Cannes France.
2001 RK Burt Gallery, London.