Sculpting Silver (CHEYLAB JEWELRY WORKSHOP)

Sculpting Silver (CHEYLAB JEWELRY WORKSHOP)

Sculpting Silver (CHEYLAB JEWELRY WORKSHOP)

 

His hands are decorated with silver, gleaming in the light as they move back and forth guiding the old blade of the small saw through a piece of cuttlefish. It’s a traditional silver casting technique, he explains, that his father and his grandfather passed down to him. His family emigrated from China as fishermen many years ago.


Now his family’s connection to the sea has evolved, using remnants of sea life...