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On The Bench!

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I must have been very good this year as Santa bought me lots of fabulous new tools!  One of which I am only just getting round to experimenting with....a rolling mill!

"And what is that?" I hear you cry!  It looks like a very big pasta machine actually!  It does NOT make pasta though.  Oh no, this produce something much better.  Through the rollers goes sheets of beautiful silver (or copper....or gold) along with an item which will then be pressed into the silver, producing texture or pattern.  Items such as skeleton leaves, vintage lace, handmade paper, sand paper (!) to name just a few.  All of these produce amazing results and I can't wait to get started!!  

Here's an example using copper sheet......