Fire in the Swamp 2012

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