Fire in the Swamp 2012

Chuck and his son
Working at the anvil during Fire in the Swamp 2009
John Perilloux charging the cupola
oxygen lance clears a blockage with John Periloux
Bronze crucible being transferred to pouring shank
Kelly Landrum preparing her kiln for Raku
Freshly cast bronze horse-head cane handle
Teaching of Blacksmithing by Chuck Averett
Raku pottery by Kelly Landrum
Mykaela forging
Master Smith Chris Marks at Gas Forge
Kelly and her class
Copper leaf making with Patrick Branan
At the Anvil, Fire in the Swamp 2009
hand made tool box and black smith tools given away 2011
Forging
Pouring an Iron Cross in a mold carved in the ground.
John Perilloux feeds the cupola
Hand Forged Iron Work by Tom Walker
Hot cutting iron by Wayne Cash
John Perilloux
Fire in Swamp 2009 Gets Underway
The first iron pour from the new cupola
molten iron flowing from the cupola
Deborah at the forge
Raku kiln and pottery being pre-heated
Bronze pour
Deborah Davis forging a hummingbird
Wood fire to pre-heat the cupola and light the coke
Kelly Landrum making Raku
Hand Forged knives by Edd Scafidel
breaking of iron for the iron melt
Iron flows freely from the cupola
Forging a Knife Blade
Hunter Averett at the forge
Throwing pottery
Pouring bronze into sand molds
Iron starts to flow
Sue Lincoln making a pewter mold for casting
ladle for iron pour pre-heat
Bad ass knife
Chris Marks forges a knife
scraping the doss off the bronze
Youngsmith Chucks son