Memories of life
PEN HOLDER Hand Forged by BLACKSMITH on Etsy, $35.00 // #SCA #Pennsic This might be nifty for a quill!
Forged crow door knocker - Dominique Turano
10 Tips for Beginner Blacksmiths
Hard manual labor is often a good way of facilitating meditation, releiving stress and keeping the soul in one piece. To much is damaging though, as with so many things.
A realistic impression of a smith at work from sometime in the 1500's, from a Flemish woodcut. The pentagonal anvil is still present, as are some bellows, a long quenching trough, a leg vice and rather bizarre lion faced dog under the bellows table.
Little Miss Blacksmith
wondering if I will accrue so many one day...
Oud-Woensel, Woenselse Markt 44 - Piet van Grimbergen / Pietje de smid aan het werk in zijn smederij Auteur: Fotopersbureau van de Meulenhof : Wilke, V. (fotograaf) - 1999
Farm Blacksmithing and Forging Books - Lee Valley Tools