Spoonie Collection: American Silver Spoon and Pewter
Silver spoon stem with the bowl removed, and a deeper pewter body attached to form a free-standing piece.
Materials and techniques
Spoon bought on eBay in the UK or USA. Bowl of the spoon removed using a piercing saw, retaining the edge of the bowl and handle. Pewter forms made using simple forming techniques around steel formers (wooden and rubber mallets used). Soldered together with tin solder and plumber's flux.