Hand forged and filed brass and steel silverware, fully fuctional.
blackened and oiled finish
The funnels are made from forming sheet copper and TIG welding the seems. The enamel is applied and fused to the surface. They are small measuring at 3.25" x2.25" x2.25".
The plates are mild steel sheet metal with an enameled top surface. Each plate is formed from flat sheet and enameled with liquid enamel. Designs vary and include techniques such as sgraffito and tape resist. Made in collaboration with Eleanor Anderson.
These vessels are handmade out of steel and enamel. Created through the steel inflation process as well as pressing sheet steel with custom tooling.
mild steel, enamel
These rolling pins are made with brass metal and walnut wood. The walnut is shaped on a wood lathe, shaping, sanding and drilling center. The handles and hanging bracket are made from brass. Techniques used to manipulate brass include forging, machining and threading.
This tea set was made with sheet steel that has been manipulated by welded seems and the hot inflation process. The inside is enameled and the handles are copper riveted on.
This table is my version of a decadent Tv tray table. It is made from walnut wood with hand cut finger joints on the legs and handmade brass hardware for hinging the base. The top tray is removable for use on its own with turned brass feet and brass inlay on tray top.
23" x 15" x 29"
This perforated steel hanging lamp was designed on the computer and cut out with a CNC plasma cutter with a mint green interior and black exterior. The lamp has a 3.75" 40w bulb extended down in the lamp form to center the light.
13"x 13"x 15"
This walnut wood cabinet with cherry wood dovetail shelves hangs on the wall to hold small treasures. The cups and vessels featured in the cover photo are made by my talented peers; Stormie Burns, David Swenson, Eleanor Anderson, Adam Whitney, Courtney Dodd, Zac Lopez, Devyn Vasquez and myself.
2017, Walnut, Cherry, 24"x16"x5"
These kitchen utensils are hand forged and finished. They are functional with added ornamental detail.