Fire in the Swamp Galleries

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