John Mosse is an award-winning blacksmith and conservator. He trained in the national school of Blacksmithing Hereford, before undergoing a masters in Conservation of metalwork at West Dean College. His main focus is on traditional architectural ironwork. He is also experienced in Contemporary cutlery and is a freeman of the worshipful company of cutlers.
Describe your approach to teaching
I aim to encourage a dialogue with students and encourage the exploration of ideas and techniques aiming to foster a love of the craft.
What inspires your own work?
I love exploring both traditional and contemporary skills and techniques, which I feel helps develop adaptability in my practice.