Category Archives: My Ramblings

An update on the current project

So, first a little more information on what this project is. It’s a commission for a swordsmith I know who says he can’t tell me who the end customer is, so I have no idea where this one will end … Continue reading

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New job keeping me busy, but I made it into the shop.

I know it’s been forever since I posted any updates here, but then again, it’s been forever since I’ve been in the shop and I’ve been very busy with a new job. My new job is with an amazing company … Continue reading

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4th Annual Fire & Brimstone Hammer-In and Steel Smelt

It’s getting to be that time of year again! For the fourth year in a row I’ll be demonstrating at the Fire & Brimstone Hammer-In hosted by Kerry and Matt Stagmer of Baltimore Knife and Sword. This year we’re doing … Continue reading

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I should put in a “History” section….

I was reminded last night that there are still many misconceptions on Damascus, Pattern Welding, and Wootz steel. Not only among the general populous, but even among bladesmiths. So, I think I’m going to try and begin work on a section … Continue reading

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Filling in the W’s tutorial today

I started last night on a billet of W’s pattern and began taking pictures to fill in the gaps in my page on W’s. I’ll be continuing on that work and a few other things today in the shop, so … Continue reading

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