Fire in the Swamp Galleries

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