Oval Pot Rack

Beautifully patinated steel and reclaimed farm equipment makes up this traditional hand riveted aerial kitchen storage system. This is my favorite kitchen rack to date. The colour and texture, the handmade rivets, and the heavy forged bar across the top all work… Continue reading

Hooked Copper Spoons

Equally at home working in the kitchen or on display as kitchen bling, these spoons are crowned with delicate recurved hooks. These spoons are made from split copper water pipe and employ a traditional handle design that incorporates small hooks for storage.… Continue reading

Nail Coffee Scoop

An elegant taper transforms a discarded spike nail into a handle with history for this copper scoop. Copper is one of the raw materials that were available to the original inhabitants of Vancouver Island. Add a touch of history and class to… Continue reading

Steel Butter Knife

A highly sculptural fileworked piece inspired by the rounded butterknife appearance of a scrap of forged steel bar. The raw material for this piece was a scrap cut off of another project that had been hammered down to form a flat tab.… Continue reading

Paper Towel Holder

Starting with a heart and ending with a leaf, this sturdy stand is worth its weight in the kitchen when hands are short. This was a long-overdue request from home. There is an old saying to the effect of, “In the home… Continue reading

Small Heart Trivets

Smaller variations of heart trivets showcasing various hand formed scroll ends look great alone or in groups of four. These trivets are made using various scroll techniques that would traditionally be used in gate or screen designs. In place of legs, these… Continue reading

Large Heart Trivet

A traditional trivet design that combines the heart with delicately curled and tenoned legs for the ultimate kitchen bling. This trivet features a sideways bending technique that can only be achieved with heat. Taken from the charcoal forge at a bright orange… Continue reading

Copper Coffee Scoop

Simple is good for this little scoop. Brew a perfect cup of coffee to measure with this hammered copper and forged steel piece. Copper is one of the raw materials that were historically available on Vancouver Island. The beauty of this spoon… Continue reading

Oval Kitchen Racks

Hand riveted and forged strap steel and hooks provide a useful storage system and a striking accent for an inviting kitchen space. Inspiration for these pieces came out of the recent collaborative agricultural steel project. Two hanging kitchen racks combine the delicacy… Continue reading

Large Leaf Spoon

Hammered copper and forged steel are combined with the technique of hand riveting in this whimsical culinary sculpture piece. Next to knives, kitchen utensils are one of my favorite projects to work on. Each one is slightly different and there is plenty… Continue reading