The Making of a Hand-Carved Chain Link Welsh Lovespoon

Have you ever wondered how talented woodworker Rob Hopkins makes his stunning chain link love spoons? Today we share with you the lengthy process behind making one of these traditional Welsh gifts. This spoon in particular was commissioned as a Christmas gift. Made from one piece of Welsh ash, it measures 52'' long, totals 36 pieces, at the top. a suspension loop, the spoon has a heart shaped inlay of brass, and the medallion contains an inlaid brass disc with the recipient's name.

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