Custom 6 inch Copper Twig Spoons

About a week ago I received an email from a lovely woman, named Amie asking about my copper twig sugar spoons.  She was interested in a custom set of twig spoons but wanted them to be 2 1/2 times the size of the sugar spoons - 6 inches to be exact.

This was the largest set of twigs spoons that I've made yet and offered me a bit of challenge.  When I finished Amies spoons I loved how sturdy they felt in my hands and how beautiful they looked from all angles.  I particularly like the texture of the handle, that will always be my favorite part of the twig spoons.  With the black patina brushed back a bit to let some of the copper show though, you can really see all of the organic details of the twigs.

Not long after I shipped these twig spoons out to Amie, did I receive this lovely email.

Your beautiful spoons arrived today.   They are even more beautiful than the images.   Oh my!!   I love love love them and promise to cherish them always!
Thank you thank you thank you!


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spoon making workshop at irvine fine arts center

Spoon Making Workshop at the Irvine Fine Art Center

I will be teaching a one day spoon making workshop at the Irvine Fine Art Center, on December 20th –  just in time for the holidays!  You will make a unique sugar or serving, spoon using traditional metalsmithing techniques.  We will take a closer look at this simple utensil by exploring design and function.  You will leave with a one-of-a-kind gift or a unique piece to add to your personal collection of home goods!

This spoon making workshop is ideal for those with intermediate, or above, metalsmithing experience.

Cost: $89 for IFAC members, $99 for non-members and $10 supply fee.

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