Posts Tagged "repousse"

 Some elemental points on  Boston ironwork . By HammersmithStudios

Some elemental points on Boston ironwork . By HammersmithStudios

Boston’s Wrought ironwork has a very distinctive flavor . It is Decidedly English in Nature. The work produced by the working blacksmiths and Wrought iron craftsmen were from Old world stock and truly understood the design vocabulary of the designs…

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Another Repousse Doorknocker

Another Repousse Doorknocker

This is Another Repousse doorknocker made for a Client in the Hamptons Long island. The customer wanted a old world but whimsical doorknocker for their Cotswold style Arts and Crafts house . So this is what I come up with…

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Copper Repousse panel  by Carl Close Jr

Copper Repousse Panel by Carl Close Jr

This is a Copper panel that is created by a process of metalworking called repousse . Repousse is a technique that has been practiced since the dawn of time.The work involves using small steel punches and chisels to raise volume…

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