Soulsmithing part 1

I had the honour of being able to observe and assist as Pierre Nadeau of works on setting up his new smithy in Canada. The last time I saw Pierre and his wife was when they (and we) were packing to… Continue reading

Workshop Door Hinges

Simple, traditional strap and butterfly hinge combination from heavy stock to support the solid wood blacksmith shop doors. The island workshop doors are built of reclaimed ship lap and other scrap wood, nailed together, and braced with a hand chiseled mortise. The… Continue reading