I am a Self Taught Metalsmith in the UK. I make Copper Things
Copper Sculptures, Gifts & Jewellery by Shalini
Hello! Thank you for visiting my website and online shop.
I hand-craft decorative copper items, metal and wire jewellery, wire sculptures and lapidary specimen.
My work is mostly inspired by nature and things I see around me. And of course by my customers who give me the encouragement to learn more, craft more and create new designs.
All my designs are created individually in my home studio in Stamford, Lincolnshire, UK. Read More…
New Arrivals in the Online Shop
The Heritage Crafts Association is the advocacy body for traditional heritage crafts.
Working in partnership with Government and key agencies, it provides a focus for craftspeople, groups, societies and guilds, as well as individuals who care about the loss of traditional crafts skills, and works towards a healthy and sustainable framework for the future.
2019 Events at Stamford Arts Centre
Gallery Exhibition – 22 Oct – 3 Nov 2019
Artists Market: Sunday, 2 June & 3 Nov 2019
ESC Artists: Eve Marshall & Shalini Austin’s Collaborative Art events making an escape from the ordinary by organising Artist led markets & exhibitions promoting extraordinary talent.
It is so satisfying to see a piece of old copper pipe transform into wearable art. I really love making things from salvaged copper.
Wire . Metal . Rocks . Unique Designs Handcrafted for YOU
“Dear Shalini, Just a note to say thank you, once again, for making me the lovely amethyst pendant. It was very much admired at our daughter’s wedding last week. Everyone was asking where I had bought it from, as it matched my dress so perfectly!! Many thanks and I’ll know where to go if I […]
“Just received my order of earrings! They are great, thanks Shalini!”
“My friend Anne absolutely loved it Shalini! Thank you again so much!”
“She really liked it 🙂 thank you. Thanks once again for all your help, assistance and emails it made it so easy. I’m really happy with the finished piece it was a real talking point yesterday.”