Returning Home

Returning Home

Hendrik with a loaf of his gorgeous homemade bread. I returned home from the beautiful East Gippslands on April 7. I had such a great time getting to know and working with Hendrik and Kerryn. They are amazing people; I feel honoured to have had the opportunity to...
March 27

March 27

Bear (my replacement pup) at Myrtle Point Vineyard Yesterday I finished two of the four or five projects I’m working on; two spoons that I have made by casting a ingot and forging them out of the resulting 6.5mm silver bar. I’vw used traditional Linton...
March 21

March 21

Sunset at Myrtle Point Vineyard. I’ve made forming stakes, 3 forged spoons, well and truly fixed my hammers and done a lot of talking in the past week. Hendrik and Kerryn have humbled me with their generosity. As have the Lightfoots who own Myrtle Point Vineyard...

day 1, week 1

My new friend sharing the view from my cabin. I’ve been talking with Hendrik Forster for some time about spending some time with him in his Studio in the East Gippslands. For almost a year in fact, and then finally, at 6 45 Monday morning we met at Melbourne...