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Enamelled Flowers Copper Bracelet – Dark Green

Dark Green Enamelled Copper Bracelet

One Off Gorgeous Enamelled Flowers Copper Bracelet handcrafted by me in my design studio in Stamford, UK. View more information in my shop More enamelled designs

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Enamelled Copper Necklace TUTTI FRUTTI – Sky Blue

Sky Blue Enamelled Copper Necklace

Enamelled Copper Necklace TUTTI FRUTTI Enamelled Copper Necklace TUTTI FRUTTI with splashes of bright colours. It reminds me of  ‘Tutti Frutti’ Ice cream which was a childhood favourite. View more information in my shop More enamelled designs

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Enamelled Copper Circle Pendant OCTOPUS’S GARDEN

Octopus’s Garden Pendant

Enamelled Copper Circle Pendant OCTOPUS’S GARDEN, £18.00 Lovely, one-off piece Enamelled Copper Circle Pendant Octopus’s Garden with melted crushed glass on a bed of transparent enamel. More Enamelled Copper 

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One-Off Copper Pendant with Heart Detail

One-Off Copper Pendant with Heart Detail

Added to my online shop: Enamelled Copper Tile Pendant with Heart Detail. More pictures here This piece started as an experiment – I tried different shades of light transparent enamels and one millefiore bead on small off-cut of 18 gauge copper. The piece was fired it 3 times in the kiln, building up different enamel […]

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Eve and Shalini at PEarl & Ruby for Peterbororugh Artists Open Studios

Open Studios

Peterborough Artists’ Open Studios 2019 During Peterborough Artists’ Open Studios Eve Marshall: Artisan Felter and I will be taking over the Pearl & Ruby Shop in Spalding for 2 weekends Exhibition addressPearl & Ruby, 1 Red Lion Street, Spalding, Lincolnshire PE1 1SX Contact me on Tel: 07941324928 for any questions about our Open Studios. Open […]

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Stockist in Stamford – A & B Antiques and Interiors

I am delighted that I have a new stockist in Stamford who wants to display my selection of decorative copper including my very popular leaf sculptures! Some example of the range exhibited and available to buy at A & B Antiques and Interiors Follow this stockist in Stamford on Instagram to see the beautiful things […]

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Ring Display Blocks

Mr A has made some new ring display blocks for my copper rings. Really happy with them 🙂 I always have trouble displaying rings because they are all different sizes, shapes, styles… I am taking lots of fun rings to Stamford Arts Centre on Sunday for the ESCartists Pop-Up Market in the Ballroom.

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Upcycling Adventures: New Copper Cuffs

Shalini Austin, Artisan Metalsmith: Upcycling Adventures: New Copper Cuffs – 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! Source: Upcycling Adventures: New Copper Cuffs

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Art, Craft & Design Fair at Lamport Hall

Art, Craft & Design Fair at Lamport Hall

Design Fair at Lamport Hall: Sunday 5th May and Bank Holiday Monday 6th May 2019 Preparations in full swing for the Art, Craft and Design Fair at Lamport Hall next week-end. I am sharing space with my friend Eve Marshall. I have made some new earrings, cuffs and wall art to take to this show […]

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Work in Progress: Salvaged Copper Fish

Thought I should make more salvaged copper fish for Lamport Hall Art & Craft Event. They were quite popular at events I attended last year. I have a decent amount of salvaged copper present, just the right guage for making light sculptures and decorative items which are easy to hang. These sculptures are suitable for […]

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Design Process - work in progress

Design Process

I will be lying if I said I have a special design process and draw lots of sketches and plan the design of each piece meticulously because very often I make it up as I go along… Read more in my March Meet the Maker Instagram post: View this post on Instagram A post shared […]

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Work in Progress: Cutting up Salvaged Copper

I have just cut off a large piece from the salvaged copper tank I got earlier this year. The sheet is now soaking in vinegar so I can clean it up and get it ready for crafting copper things. I have to make leaves, bowls and trinket trays for the Lamport Hall craft show during […]

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Dream Collaboration

Dream Collaboration

#MarchMeettheMaker I have collaborated a lot with Artisan Felter Eve Marshall and we have made many pieces together including our amazing ‘Dancing Mor’ More about collaborations on Instagram: View this post on Instagram #MarchMeetTheMaker prompt 19. Dream collaboration I am open to collaborating with other artists and designers. It does not have to be something […]

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Mistakes and Lessons

#MarchMeettheMaker The only way to get over mistakes is to treat every mistake as a lesson – swear a bit, maybe even sulk a bit, learn from it and move on to create something new. View this post on Instagram #MarchMeetTheMaker prompt 18. Mistake or lesson I have made, and continue to make, many mistakes […]

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Workspace

#MarchMeettheMaker This is my workspace in one corner of our living room.  We set this up over the Christmas break and I think my studio space is looking pretty cool! Thank you Mr A for sorting out the lights and other bits 🙂 View this post on Instagram Playing #marchmeetthemaker catch up… I am on […]

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