Big Changes!

Well we obviously are not avid bloggers..that’s okay, it means we have been too busy to do so. BUT there are some big changes here at the shop. Namely we are both taking time to pursue our other love, history. I am about to embark on my college career working …

With your help

If you’ve noticed we have recently added a “DONATE” button to our web site. It is there for those who wish to help us in our endeavors to keep blacksmithing and it’s traditions alive. Over the past few years we have been taking on more and more students and getting …

Forge Building Workshop

Here we have the latest forge building class. My friend and previous student Max showed up for an intermediate class in tool …

What next?

We had a great trip out to Baker City, Oregon and the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center. I wound up teaching both Saturday …

Black Anvil

Black anvil rings its thunderous applause. Sparks shower the curtain’s drop. Hammers sing in melodious tones of staccato breath.  Geese fly. Leaves …

Todays work

We went to the cemetery today to witness the hanging of a door.  This is a piece of work we accomplished with …

How to forge weld

So I am giving a workshop at the National Oregon Trail Interpretive center in Baker City, Oregon on the 12th and 13th …

The Forge

Welcome to the Forge! I love to forge iron and to create pieces of art!  Together with my wife Heidi, and her …