I have added a new range of keyrings and bag charms to my online shop and at my display shelf at Art in the Heart in Peterborough. The price range is from £7.50 – £12.00 depending on the size. These have all been created using my new Rolling Mill and I have used a variety… Continue reading Keyrings and Bag Charms
New Toy! I bought a Rolling Mill and I am so excited! ???? Thanks to the wonderful customers who shopped in my online shop and at the ESC Artists Market in June I was finally able to buy a small Rolling Mill. It will help me create new textures and patterns on my jewellery and… Continue reading YAY! I Bought a Rolling Mill!
Shalini Austin, Artisan Metalsmith: Last week-end I spent some time making more one-off copper cuffs. It was a LOT of fun 🙂 And the finished pieces have definitely put a smile on my face. I hope you like them too! Source: Copper Cuffs – Air-Chased & Fold-Formed
I am really enjoying the craft of air-chasing copper. Source: Work in Progress – More Air-chasing
Made a couple more copper leaves this afternoon. These have been really popular at Art in the Heart and at ESCArtists events. As far as I am aware there are only two of these at Art in the Heart and I have none in stock. I will have to make a lot more than these… Continue reading Copper Leaves
Work in Progress… Copper Pipe Cuffs After a wonderful trip to India I am back to my bench and working on several new pieces for the June Artists Market at Stamford Arts Centre and for my display cabinet at Art in the Heart and Whisby Nature Park. What better way to get back into the swing… Continue reading Copper Pipe Cuffs: Air Chased
Mr A has made a new annealing pan for me. 🙂 This new workbench accessory is going to make life so much easier when I want to anneal or flame paint larger pieces like my bigger copper trays or if want to anneal 2 or 3 bracelet blanks at the same time.
Made to Order Copper Tray I have several copper trays offered for sale in my online shop. Some are in stock and some are made to order. I always get very excited when a “made to order” email drops into my inbox because it means I can once again take a blank sheet of copper and create a new piece. So… Continue reading Making a Copper Tray
Water Feature! First Attempt! This is the first time I have made a water feature and I am absolutely thrilled with it. It has given me the encouragement to try new things, try bigger pieces and just have even more fun with copper. It was not the easiest project to take on, especially with my limited work area,… Continue reading Water Feature with Copper Leaves
Last week I felt a sense of satisfaction when an idea just worked at first attempt and sheet copper turned into flower shaped candle holders. So yes, it is very nice when things just work! Read More via Sometimes a Plan Just Comes Together.
I have wanted a torch for a while. And on 15 August Lady Luck and Cookson Gold finally gave me the opportunity!