Monthly Archives: April 2011

Stacking rings

As mentioned in an earlier post I’ve been working on some stacking rings in Silversmithing class this term. Well after weeks of soldering, and filing, and filing, and a bit more filing, some burnishing, some polishing, a bit more filing, … Continue reading

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Adventures in enamelling

I’ve been working on a couple of little enamelled pendant and earring sets for the oncoming opening of either an esty or a folksy shop. There’s only simple sets and I still have to give them the final polish, string … Continue reading

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Adventures in Enamelling

Been doing some more enamelling recently. I’m getting a little bit more confident with the process itself so now I’m experimenting with different effects.   This is a round copper disc that was drilled and domed and given a slight … Continue reading

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Sunday Photo

Who’d have thought that Wood Pigeon could be so delicious. No wonder the cat is always chasing them. This culinary delight was my starter at a little pub on the moors near Saddleworth.

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Sunday Photo

This is a pub on the Royal Mile in Edinburgh. It’s one of my favourite buildings in that part of the city. I love the little turrets and the clock and the way it wouldn’t look out of space in … Continue reading

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