Andrew is studying on the MA Conservation Studies in metalwork at West Dean College. Building on a foundation of largely self-taught skills studying both craft and conservation of metals. Still building a portfolio, most of his previous work has been recreating historic objects. As well as a passion for the historical, Andrew has a particular interest in arms and armour.
Describe your approach to teaching
I teach in a structured yet informal and approachable fashion. Helping students to learn new skills whilst having an enjoyable experience.
What inspires your own work?
I am inspired by historical works and items with a particular interest in arms and armour. I particularly admire items that encapsulate both beauty and functionality.