A group of five cast candleholders inspired by the shapes and contours of the thatched roofs.
A set of three vases built of layered straw and cast in brass.
A sunburst of straw fans out in gorgeous gold cast brass creating a sculptural and functional vessel.
A long tray made from straw and then cast in brass to make irregular sculptural edges and handles.
Gently uneven and textured edges in cast brass delicately reflect the mottled texture of the wonderful Brazilian Lacewood base.
A vase that shows the flexible and supple nature of parchment.
An elegant tray made from natural parchment stretched over a curving form and supported by brass sides and legs.
Three candleholders made with exquisite rock crystal, rich with inclusions and raised on bulbed bronze feet.
A mighty chunk of rock crystal has been carved by hand to create an ice bucket seemingly made from solid ice.
Wine glasses carved from solid rock crystal to create undulating luxurious drinking vessels.
A group of warm bowls inspired by Alexander’s early years in Kenya where the family home was always full of baskets and woven boxes.
Boxes inspired by the flat-topped pyramid form of the Mayan temples Alexander saw aged 16 on a wonderful trip to Mexico.
Mantle – the seabed, caught and dappled by the sun in the shallows.
A group of vessels that play on a sculptural idea of 'bondage' whereby knots and overlaps create a pattern and hold things down.
Umbra Vases evoke the dark side of the moon; the shadow side where our darker energies lie.
A pair of bowls that represent the beautiful curves and forms of natural shales.
Vases that were inspired by geology - depicting the layers and folds and crust of the earth in their texture.
A carefully joined long box that is covered with various hand-finished gesso, lacquer and gilded surfaces.
Cast bronze boxes that are both sculpture and functional object.
A set of boxes combining fine woodwork and metal casting skills.
Important trays with flowing coral-inspired cast bronze sides.
The structure of this exquisite group of bowls is made from woven rattan.
A Libation is the ritual act of pouring a liquid as an offering.
Sculptural objects that contain and emit light;
Hand-carved from solid wood into the shape of a clam shell,
Rock crystal jars, rich with inclusions and thick clarity, are ground inside and out
A warm globe base that sits in the hand forms
Standing on a sensual curving foot, this bird-like orchid vessel contains a dark inner chamber
A dark seraph-like orchid vessel with wing-like petals and tail-like sepal stands in a majestic
Slices of eggshell emerge through layers of velvet black natural lacquer.
Distressed shagreen contrasts two natural tones of soft chocolate and ivory.
The Conique Box is made in teak using a tapered form construction borrowed from the elegant jewellery boxes of Java.
Imagine slicing through a block and finding solid gold inside.
The slim form of this Chop Box demanded the elegance and tactility of ivory shagreen.
The Chop Boxes are made from solid oak in our own workshops.
Made in our own workshops in cerrused oak and inlaid with bronze straw marquetry.
Every sliver of golden straw is applied by hand on the box’s surface to create the subtlest undulation and variance in the reflectiveness of the sunburst pattern.
A powerful cast bronze vessel with dark patina and gold interior.
Fingers slide over deliciously polished black lacquer into the carved hand positions on this tray.
A deep chocolate lacquer groove and slit contrast with a white crackled gesso top.
First in a group of vessels that create sophisticated presentation pieces.
An important box in antique ivory and gilded handle edges. Interior of pure sienna lacquer and parchment tray.
An important box in lacquered shagreen and gilded handle edges. Interior of white crackle and parchment tray.
Architectural vase caste in bronze
Inspired by an antique Japanese ikebana vessel, the twisted wood softens in bronze
A bronze vessel inspired by strongly woven bamboo
The surface texture of these bronze vessels is rough and ancient. The gold interior emits a wonderful light
I wanted these bud vases to lean over, almost fall, and talk to each other and be both sharp and soft
The subtle, veined and light texture of natural leaves forms this delicate piece
Overlapping fronds of bronze create a vessel lined with pure gold leaf
Deeply beaded texture, organic form, patinated bronze
Voluptuous organic form inspired by the curves of Japanese hibachi and vegetables
Bronze spheres lined with pure gold create a vessel that seems to emit its own light.
The facets of this vessel were slowly ground smooth with the same technique used in jade polishing.
The facets of this vessel were slowly ground smooth with the same technique used in jade polishing
Seventeen shagreen skins envelop the hand carved contours of this spectacular decorative box
Nineteen raw shagreen skins in Natural Speckle envelop the hand carved contours of this regal box.
The hand-carved Peking Box has been covered with raw shagreen and finished with seven layers of red Lacquer.
The handcarved shagreen lid was inspired by mid century American craft pieces