Category: Commissions

  • Hedgehog Coasters

    Hedgehog Coasters

    Recently I have been working on Hedgehog Coasters in copper for a custom order. Went through various images, then customer sent a couple of images of his choice. I have used one of the images he wanted and I this design is now going to become a new product in my online shop. The coasters…

  • Commission a Special Gift

    Commission a Special Gift

    This is a bespoke pendant I made last year as special gift for Christmas. Keepsake from a special time for the couple. This necklace is one of a selection of jewellery and sculpture made from bits they found on a beach – Stones, a bit of copper probably washed up from a wreck, driftwood. It…

  • Another Order for my Popular Fantasy Cuffs

    Another Order for my Popular Fantasy Cuffs

    Over the weekend I received another bespoke order for my popular Fantasy cuffs. I really do love making them ? View this post on Instagram A post shared by Shalini Austin (@shaliniaustin) Quite a lot of hammering and annealing to do before the copper pipes in picture 1 become cuffs similar to the ones in…

  • Colourful Freshwater Pearl Earrings

    Colourful Freshwater Pearl Earrings

    Earlier this month I was contacted by a customer who had visited my stall at the Deepings Frost Fair at Mr Molecey’s Marvellous Mill last November. She bought a pair of pink pearl earrings from me. Her sister in law liked them a lot so she gave them to her. She contacted me to make…

  • Fantasy Cuffs 8 & 9

    Fantasy Cuffs 8 & 9

    Following on from my previous post of 13 February I have now finished the two Fantasy Cuffs I was working on. They are on their way to the customer as I type. Eagerly looking forward to the feedback. I do have some “off the shelf” Fantasy Cuffs in my online shop from time to time…

  • Copper Moon for Eve Marshall

    Copper Moon for Eve Marshall

    Got some nice texture on this piece of copper commissioned by Artisan Felter Eve Marshall. Soon to be part of one of her felt masterpieces 🙂 She wanted a Red Moon like we had recently to use in a new felt picture she is working on. You can follow Eve on Instagram to see her…

  • Etched Copper Plaque

    Etched Copper Plaque

    Etched Copper Plaque: I was asked to make a gift for a very special couple who love their garden, He loves his shed, She loves rabbits. Commissioned by client in USA, personally delivered to his friends in Stamford by Mr A. Client loves it, Recipients love it, I love my job! 🙂 “Hi Shalini –…

  • Candle Holder with Cats

    Candle Holder with Cats

    Candle Holder with Cats was commissioned by a customer who wanted a special Christmas present for her son and his partner., They are cat lovers, had one cat and were expecting to adopt a second one just before Christmas.  Suzanne via Facebook Messenger Hi Shalini, it’s just arrived It’s really lovely in the flesh so…

  • Bespoke Copper Dish

    Bespoke Copper Dish

    This was commissioned by my cousin in London. This style is available as a made to order item in my online shop