Stieger studied painting at Edinburgh College of Art
and in 1959 received the Royal Scottish Academy Award.
She now works as a sculptor,
jeweller and medallist. Most of her pieces are cast using the lost wax technique.
The scale of her work varies from large pieces of sculpture to small intricate
jewellery, ranging from public commissions,
work for universities and churches,
to private commissions for individual clients.
do most of my own casting, a part of the making process which fascinates me, and
the continuous path of
creating forms with drawing, modelling and materials
which fit their context, is the challenge that forms the basis of my work."