Mucha firebasket pride of place at Plumpton Open Day

A recently finished firebasket inspired by the work Art Nouveau artists Alphonse Mucha and Hector Guimard has been finished by Artist Blacksmith Jake Bowers. It was recently shown to many of the 10,000 visitors who saw the work of student blacksmiths exhibited at the Plumpton College Open Day on May 11th where it was a central feature.

Mucha Firebasket

 

Jake is currently finishing a companion set consisting of a poker, shovel and brush to go with the fire basket.