Fire in the Swamp 2012

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