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Certainly, the evolution of our profession allows us to work on contemporary realizations which is exciting.
Nonetheless, on this site we wanted to pay homage to the great craftsmen and to their skills which are increasingly becoming scarce.
Made by a master artisan, a volute such a simple and delicate element appears to us to be the best expression of quality craftsmens art..
Volute (decorative element
tipical of a smiths trade).
The volutes quality reflects
the smiths mastership.
Anvil and its tip.
Griffon (utensiles which insure the
mantainance and care of tools used to forge)
First work on a volute.
"Noyau" creation (curved
part where the volute begins.)
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Faux rouleau (a matrix prepared in a thinner
iron [without the use of heat] which is
then used to build the volute.
Realizaton of the volute
which is build around the faux
rouleau utilizing "griffon".
Realizaton of the volute on a drawer
in eral scale to insure its precision before
its final assembly.
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