Company History



ash2glass by Black-Noir

Black-Noir was set up in the year 2000 by glass artist Greig Black.

Greig  has over 16 years of  lampworked glass experience working in the gift, industrial and wedding sectors. He specialises in making one of and multiple bespoke designs for customers.

Greig uses a wide range of materials in creating his designs from Gold, Silver and exquisitely coloured Lava rock created over millions of  years.

All the processes of creating your ashes in to a unique bespoke design are done in our studio at Grangemouth based in the beautiful heart of Scotland. Our designs are created using hard and soft coloured glass along with different lampworking torches and techniques to produce stunning effects.

Visitors are welcome to visit our studio and watch Greig create his stunning designs and works of art.

Recent Commissions

Greig has been commissioned by the organizing committee of the World junior curling championships being held in Perth Scotland in March of this year. To supply the top 10 junior men’s and women’s teams along with judges and coaches from the world curling federation’s Americas, European and Pacific regional zones with a unique handmade  souvenir  to commemorate the championships.
The teams are coming from as far as Japan, China, Russia and Canada along with the Scandinavian countries.