Fire in the Swamp 2012

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