2016

The first year of my blacksmithing journey!

The first knife I ever made. 4" boning knife made from recycled steel spike featuring oak and brass pins

The first knife I ever made. 4" boning knife made from recycled steel spike featuring oak and brass pins

4" kitchen knife made from recycled tire iron featuring oak and brass pins

4" kitchen knife made from recycled tire iron featuring oak and brass pins

A very hot washer. The first piece of metal I ever "forged"

The first forge. 12 qt bucket lined with a sand plaster mix and powered by a hair dryer.

The first forge. 12 qt bucket lined with a sand plaster mix and powered by a hair dryer.