Eleonor-Bostrom

MAKER TO KNOW: Eleonor Boström

Swedish ceramic artist Eleonor Boström is a master of minimalist ceramics in the likeness of cute dogs, symmetrical women and other slightly bizarre but equally wonderful forms. Now, I love a porcelain hound so Eleonor’s creations are a treat worth sharing. Working primarily with white glazes and simple black detailing, Eleonor describes her pieces as ‘functional sculptures’. Each is thumbed differently for an imperfect and pared-back finish. Oddly shaped dogs seem ultra-contemporary in their white and black tones yet winsomely old fashioned with their DIY aesthetic and funny noses. Dividing her time between Stockholm and San Francisco, Eleonor has tapped into a…

the feline foundation

INTERVIEW: Sarah Menzies Founder of The Feline Foundation

The Feline Foundation is a fantastic initiative and non-profit organisation that has grown into an unstoppable force for good by way of three of our favourite things; positivity, creativity and cats. Founded by Sarah Menzies and originally titled Cat Tee Mission, The Feline Foundation raises money for partner charities who rescue unwanted domestic cats, and preserve the big cats of Africa. The organisation works hard to fundraise through t-shirt, merchandise and art sales, but is also big on events, keen to hold fundraisers, raffles, auctions and dinners in order to push the cause forward. Founder, Sarah Menzies, has loved and supported…