Every @wallpapermag Handmade is a celebration of intelligent design. This year, the international design authority charged #designers and makers with tapping the long history of devotional fixtures and fittings, symbolic gateways to the godhead, or at least places that might encourage inner calm and communion.
For #HolyHandmade, @michaelisboyd created this gorgeous Candleholder. Inspired by the act of lighting a match, the design transforms a banal moment into an extraordinary object.
Cast in #bronze by The Crucible Foundry’s master #craftsmen using the ancient lostwax technique, the piece features both rough and smooth finishes to mirror the textures of a matchbox, as well as a small receptacle designed to hold the matches.
Read more at https://www.wallpaper.com/handmade/2017#FlrBbwPDJOMUeekB.99
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