About Catherine Kay

Catherine discovered working in metal only three years ago during her BA Hons Silversmithing and Jewellery degree. She had reached her 60s and wanted a new challenge with a chance to further her creativity. Catherine experiments with pewter, copper, and silver. She loves all aspects of the process, especially press forming and casting.

Entry description

Inspired by the natural form of the Hart’s Tongue Fern leaf. Using a folding technique and texturing to mimic the fern leaf. The spine from the spoon bowl to the handle not only strengthens but imitates the leaf’s structure. This design can be made in various sizes to compliment the user.