About Luke Axworthy
- Luke Axworthy is an award winning metalsmith, designer-maker and instructor.
- Based in Devon England, Luke creates unique desirable objects that blend his love of nature, narrative and humour; combining traditional metal working techniques with cutting edge technologies. These processes often fuse recycled materials and precious metals together in exciting new ways.
- Luke's work has been selected for prestigious shows including; the Goldsmiths’ Craft Council Awards, The Devon Guild of Craftsmen 'Get Fresh 2017', London Design Fair, Thoughtbubble and has been exhibited in galleries across the world.
The Making-of Luke Axworthy's "Squish Cast" Vessels
This short film shows the 6 hour process (working at 1400c) to make my Sterling Silver "Squish Cast" Vessels.
Working at over a thousand degrees, the silver grain is melted in steel molds and forced into shape using a heavy iron bar.Film by (the exceptionally talented) Jamie House and myself. #squishcast #sterlingsilverPosted by Luke Axworthy on Friday, 15 July 2016