In the photos above and below, a skinning knife blade takes shape under the hammer of Butch Sheely during the December 2016 Open Forge meeting at Mel Hoch's shop.
The following photos are from the February 04, 2017 open Forge meeting. Several of our newest members get to a chance forge their own designs.
Unwinding a large coil spring. The steel will be used for tools like chisels.
Open Forge meeting April 01, 2017
Roger King forging a spatula handle and the finished spatula.
Students in Roger's hands-on class at Hammer-In 2017 will make a spatula like this one.
Below are two photos from the August Open Forge meeting.