Fire in the Swamp Galleries

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