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Andrew Findlay
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Artist Blacksmith making ironwork including gates, railings, furniture, balustrades. www.andrew-findlay.com
Artist Blacksmith making ironwork including gates, railings, furniture, balustrades. www.andrew-findlay.com

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The not-obvious gate latch
When making nature-inspired gates I like to get the gate hardware to co-ordinate with the rest of the design. Quite successful here I think You can see numerous gates and doors on our website  www.andrew-findlay.com get in touch: growingmetal@aol.com 079748...

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Waterlily bowl in forged bronze
I visited one of my waterlily bowls today while measuring up at a client's house. Always a challenge to make as you can lose them after hours of work with a moment's inattention but I love making them. They are hot forged from silicon bronze sheet and can v...

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The London Haven revisited
This was an interesting project made some years ago for the Haven breast cancer support centre, Effe Road, Fulham. It is a mixed metal piece combining a distressed zinc finish with stainless steel gingko biloba ornament. I revisited the project recently and...

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Fireside set in two metals
Fireside set      Still warm from the forge!   I thought it would be interesting to combine bronze and steel in this fireside set. All the tools have an oak leaf motif, as does the stand, which also has ivy twining around the centre.  The ivy is made from p...

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Garden Shelter with style!!!
I really love this characterful corrugated iron shelter, it is at Portmeirion , the surreal village in North Wales designed by Clough Williams-Ellis between 1925 and 1975. I am thinking of building something similar for our garden and possibly making them t...

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