You know, in November when the shops start putting their Christmas decoration up and even though you know you’ll be fed up with it round about the time December starts, … Continue readingChristmas hygge
What does it look like when a flat silver disc is hand-raised into a cup? Well, the process is to hammer it over a wooden or metal stake. The whole … Continue readingVideo: From flat sheet to cup – hand-raising in silver
Tiffany has just launched their new metal Rubedo™. It’s a beautiful rose coloured metal, said to be lightweight but strong, with a smooth lustre. It should have the richness of … Continue readingHow to find out if your silver is silver!
[youtube]http://youtu.be/AqItpZS32MU[/youtube] I recently made this piece for a private client – if you have any questions about the process or the tools I use – please ask them in the … Continue readingMaking a round lamellar silver dish
I love this time of year, not only because of the high blue sky and supposedly warm indian summer, but because this is the time of year when all jewellers … Continue readingThe top two craft fairs you don’t want to miss
I’ve got an email from the restaurant Geranium, saying they would like an extra pair of top candle stick holders for the candle sticks I made for them last summer. … Continue readingWould you like to join me in my workshop?