Japan Photo Essay: Garden

Photographic exploration of a private garden in rural Japan. A few views that caught my eye in a small traditional garden in the countryside of Kansai, Japan.

Walnut Houchou

A reclaimed harrow tooth combined with walnut and hand hammered copper to create a utility knife with Japanese style mounting. One of a pair designed in collaboration with a Japanese collector, this piece has been forged and shaped from entirely reclaimed materials… Continue reading

We Are Moving Shop!

After several years in Japan, it was time to pack up the tools from cold storage, dust off the anvil, set up shop on Vancouver Island, Canada, and get the fire going. We will be located mid-island in the Errington, Coombs, Qualicum,… Continue reading