Author Archives: Michele

Michele’s Blog has Spun Off

I’ve created a new blog specifically for my metalwork and copper. Chris’ blog will remain here for his leatherwork and steampunk lamps. You can view my blog at

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New Steampunk Jewelry for 2010

Over the past few months I have been working on pieces that combine my interest in the Steampunk genre and nature. I have been working on embedding objects in resin to bezel-set on lock plate pendants. The piece pictured is an example of one near completion. I have embedded a honeybee in the resin and [...]

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New Links Page

I added a links page to the site to share information about our favorite events and creative friends. I highly recommend checking these out.

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Welcome to Hardwick Housewares

Our new website promises to be much nicer than the last one, which was never quite finished. Please visit often as Chris and I share information about our latest projects. “Hardwick Housewares” is an artistic partnership between Chris Hardwick and Michele Lukowski. We have been together since 2003, working in metal and leather to create [...]

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