South African born Shannon Clegg is a designer-maker based in East London who looks to innovate traditional craft processes to create objects that connect people to nature.
For London Craft Week, she is showcasing ‘FIELD’, a collection of new 3D flower-pressed sculptural vessels created using her unique hand-moulding technique. Shannon uses real flowers like Statice and Kangaroo Paw that are naturally dried, formed and preserved.
She makes to commission for interior settings. Shannon has shown internationally, participated in various artist in residency programmes and recently featured in INTERNI, FAIRE, Homes & Gardens and Gardens Illustrated. Alongside her studio practice, she has been teaching, coordinating 3D educational design studios and currently manages artist studio spaces in East London.