December

  • Tue 18 Dec 2012

    A Beginner's Guide to Mokume-Gane - a Meeting with Alistair McCallum

    Alistair McCallum is one of a handful of British silversmiths who specialises in the metalworking art of Mokume-Gane. Tom Bowtell went to visit Alistair in his Lewisham workshop to discover how a lad from Teesside ended up spending his career honing a technique originally developed for 18th Century Japanese swordsmen.

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