Dazzle Wullieʼs bold, geometric patterns are inspired by the Dazzle Ship camouflage used throughout World War One. Also known as ʻRazzle Dazzleʼ, the contrasting colours and disruptive shapes were designed to confuse enemy vessels by flattening out the distinctive features, distorting the shape and direction of the ship.
Islay Spalding is a Dundee-based jewellery designer/maker whose aim is to create unique pieces that are unusual and distinctive yet practical and pleasing to wear. She believes in quality craftsmanship and meaningful design and specialises in bespoke commissions for kilt pins and contemporary jewellery. As a night owl artist she likes stripes and triangles, high contrast colours and is a lover of the black outline.
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