Fire in the Swamp Galleries

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