Olympic craft: the makers behind the Olympic medals
Wondering who gets to craft those shiny gold, silver and bronze medals all those Olympic athletes are after in London 2012? Lucky for you the folks at the Crafts Council have a winning online exhibition to show you.
The Striking Gold online exhibition showcases London 2012 medal designers Lin Cheung & David Watkins. The two jewellers who were chosen from a 100 UK artists and designers by the London 2012 Organising Committee.
In two fascinating videos you get to meet each of the makers and find out about their medal. There's also a ton of links with more info on the shiny circles. Go look!