Artist blacksmith with over 20 years experience based in the Pewsey Vale near Marlborough, Wiltshire, England. Working to commission producing bespoke gates, railings and sculptures from forged steel and wrought iron.
Private tutor running blacksmithing and sculptural metalwork courses from her forge in Wiltshire.
Tuesday, 1 May 2018
'Makers' Tales at Guy Goodfellow Collection, London May 2018
Melissa Cole FWCB. Artist Blacksmith.
Melissa Cole, bronze medal holder and Fellow of The Worshipful Company of Blacksmiths, is exhibiting her hand forged sculptures throughout May in the Guy Goodfellow Collection showroom.
Melissa’s work ranges from commissioned gates and railings to sculpture and fine art installations, combining contemporary design with forged and fabricated metal for external public spaces, private gardens and interiors.
Melissa is internationally recognised for her craftsmanship and creates “Metal work that flows and wraps around itself, taking your eyes on a journey producing pieces that are solid in make up but light and free in their aesthetic quality” - www.TheWithLoveProject.co.uk Melissa has been featured on C4’s Grand Designs, BBC’s Escape to the Country and Radio 4 Woman’s Hour.
The Makers' Tales showcase runs from 1st May - 1st June 2018.