Fire in the Swamp 2012

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