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New silver finn ring available on Etsy

Update. etsy store now closed but contact me via my For Sale page if interested Follow this link to my etsy shop for details or contact me via my 'for sale' page for enquiries on custom sizes. I'm currently working on making my wedding ring which has given me the opportunity to buy some small scale metal…

Snail on chestnut, Work in progress

I have been working on a netsuke in boxwood of a snail on a chestnut which started out promisingly. This was inspired by the many antique chestnut netsuke with a dark rich stain and patina which i wanted to replicate. Carving a chestnut is deceptively difficult. One has an assumption that such an item would…