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    We're talked through the processes of making steampunk-style jewellery with a delicate edge...

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17/09
The glass blowing wizard lets us in his studio to find out what it takes to create his work...

12/09
Pro-doodler Jonathon Upton lets us in on his illustrative secrets...
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We speak to the lady who's made corsets for the likes of Dita Von Teese about her favourite piece...

08/07
Have you seen that bed filled with wildflowers knocking about in Notts? The lady behind it gave us an insight into the project...
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28/05
"I have brushes made from Aztec symbols, from fish bones, from floorboards. It’s such a powerful tool - I like the freedom of it"...

05/05
"The look has a strong foundation and a loose, soft internal layering technique that represents the movement and fluidity of the exaggerated lengths"...
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10/03
"I find that interesting people, from whichever field of work they are in, make better subjects"...

11/02
"As a twelve-year old from St Ann’s, living in the hood equips me with a passion to do well in life"...
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28/01
"I’m intrigued by how customs come about and whether they are still observed today"...

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