Fire in the Swamp Galleries

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