Fire in the Swamp 2012

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