I am a self taught metalsmith. I handcraft decorative copper things including jewellery & sculptures.
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bowls, dishes, trays

Reclaimed Copper Bowl

Some pictures of the steps in making this beautiful vintage look hammered reclaimed copper bowl from a piece of 1mm thick sheet copper. This is a little different to my usual unplanned pieces which just evolve as I hammer… I took measurements, I followed instructions from a tutorial (OK some instructions) and actually worked to […]

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One can never have too many hammers!
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Too Many Hammers

Don’t be silly! One can never have too many hammers! 😀 Before the Covid 19 Lockdown my husband Dave & I used to visit all kinds of weird and wonderful antique shops with our friends Eve & Steve. A pleasant afternoon mooching about places and then a meal. Once lockdown is over and restaurants re-open […]

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jewellery

Making of Copper Cuff FANTASY 06 & 07

Sharing a few steps I go through when making my very popular Fantasy Cuffs which are part of my Waste Not Want Not series using salvaged copper pipe. If you would like to ask questions about any of the processes involved please do send me a message. FANTASY Copper Cuffs are available to buy online […]

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Copper tube coil on the workbench
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Copper Tube on the Bench

I have about 6 meters of copper tube to convert into tray handles for all the Shou sugi ban trays Palletwood stuff has made. I think I will start this project very soon… Meanwhile you can see some of the trays we have already made in my online shop. The new trays will be added […]

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Upcycling Adventures: New Copper Cuffs
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Upcycling Adventures: New Copper Cuffs

New Upcycled Copper Cuffs added to my online shop recently Upcycled some salvaged copper and made 2 new copper cuffs last last month. As always I had a lot of fun air-chasing and fold-forming and playing with my hammers and daps… Heaven! The copper came from an old copper tank. Once upon a time this […]

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