If you are looking for some last minute inspiration for Mother’s Day gifts, we have a lovely selection of sculpture and paintings – large and small. at the gallery. Here are some of our favourites!

Say it with flowers! These blooms never fade and we have styles to suit all tastes. Modern brights by Marion Thomson bring a fresh take on the colourist tradition whilst Lex McFadyen gives definition to his still-lifes with strong graphic lines and bold colours.

Table Top – Marion Thomson £750

A Blue Bowl of Yellow Tulips – Lex McFadyen £1100

Mairi Stewart combines geometrics with her flower forms in her pattern-rich vignettes. And no one can inject positivity and energy into a painting like Emily Powell! Her flowers are an explosion of colour and joy.

Hellebores and Snowdrops – Mairi Stewart £650

 

All the Good of August – Emily Powell £220

 

As well as paintings, we have a wide variety of sculpture and ceramics at the gallery as usual. See our full collection here. Our latest arrival to Morningside is Thomas Petit. Thomas creates blown glass objects in beautiful jewel tones, that combine layers of pattern with refined forms and painterly details. Contact gallery for info on the full collection.

Top: Medium Flint Bowl – £210 (Height: 19cm). Middle: Medium Samphire Flattened Flask £165 (Height: 32cm). Bottom: Medium Amethyst Teardrop Vase £165 (Height: 26cm)

Left: Amethyst Teardrop Vase £165 (Height 26 cm) . Right: Flint Teardrop Vase £165. (Height: 26cm)

 

Fruit and Plate – Brian Henderson £265

How about treating Mum to a miniature masterpiece? We have over 200 small unframed pieces at the gallery – browse the collection here. Some highlights of the collection include Brian Henderson‘s awe-inspiring detailed still-lifes and MarionThomson’s bright, fresh Hebridean studies.

Scarista, Harris – Marion Thomson £220

And don’t forget we can gift wrap and deliver your purchases in Edinburgh!

Vase: Barry Stedman – Thrown Altered Vessel ‘Tales from the Riverbank’ £200