Describing how she got into the craft, Hand says it was more of an accident than anything. “I’ve always loved creative stuff and wanted to find something that was my niche,” she says. When Tunley signed up for a council-run woodworking course while they were both living in London six years ago, Hand decided to enrol on a course herself. “I wanted to get into pottery and they were like, ‘Nah, we’re full.’ So I was like, ‘Okay, I’ll do jewellery.’ And I just loved it so much.”

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