ElementFe is my trade name for the Guemes Island blacksmith shop; designing, forging, and building handcrafted forged steel and iron furniture, gates, railings, candlesticks, spoons, kitchenware and all manner of repair and fabrication.
Friday, July 29, 2011
Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Sunday, July 10, 2011
This fire bowl is made from a surplus propane cylinder- 24" across, with 8" legs and side handles. I welded a 4" rim onto the top to better contain the sparks and ashes, and used a cutting torch to cut playful figures into it. Top is made from woven fireplace screen on a steel frame.
Friday, July 08, 2011
"Albacore" pattern, high carbon steel, .125 thickness, Bubinga handle, 4.5" hollow ground blade, full tapered tang, brass rivets, 8" overall
"Albacore" pattern, 440c premium stainless steel, .125 stock thickness, hollow ground, 4.5" blade, full tapered tang, brass rivets, South American Lacewood handle, 8" overall
"K-Pod" pattern, 440c premium stainless steel, .125 stock thickness, hollow ground 3" blade, full tang with lanyard hole, red Padauk handle scales, 7.5" overall.
Bottom one is living on my belt now- everybody has one of my knives but me, I was still packing a box cutter! Bout time I kept one.