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Compass public art railings

These public art railings are finally nearing completion after several years of delays. The forged metalwork sits on the site of the old ordnance survey in Southampton. These hand forged details represent the compass points and run right along the length.

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Compass public art railing underway

This public art railing commission has been on hold for several years but is finally coming together and looking rather fabulous too. At over 40m long the forged railing sits on the site of the old Ordnance survey HQ in Southampton. The metalwork design featured

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Weekend courses at West Dean College

I have taken part in the Made shows at West Dean College for a few years now but have recently been invited to run a few weekend courses at this hot bed of crafts education. The college is set in rolling downland with beautiful gardens

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Forged gate details

So often the success of a gate project comes down to the forged gate details and this is one that ticks the boxes for me. I have been experimenting with with what I call 'face to edge' for a while, this involved changing the front

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Blacksmith estate gates

These forged blacksmith estate gates have been underway for a while and finally got fitted last week. I love the honest, unfussy, and utilitarian quality in this classic wrought ironwork design, they tick all the boxes for me. The  entrance gates were hot riveted and

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Bronze shelf brackets

Every now and again I get to make work for myself, and our new kitchen was the perfect opportunity. Here you can see our new forged bronze shelf brackets along with the original loop candlestick. Carrera marble, bronze and forged iron make for a classic

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New Blacksmiths forge photos

I recently collaborated with a gentleman called John Brockliss on the Fishermans Quay gates , John was involved in colour and typographical consultation and I was delighted when he asked if he could take some photographs of this project being made. John is a keen and highly

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Forged anchor details

Work has just begun on a maritime themed gate for a client in the Sussex village of Rottingdean. These hand forged anchor details feature throughout this gate design with some clean and crisp forged detailing

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NYC bronze fire tools

We've just finished this order for a set of modern bronze fireplace tools for a client in New York. The timeless combination of forged bronze and natural stone works particularly well I think,  in fact I liked this design so much I made a set