https://www.theyegmakers.com/podcastsIn this episode, was in the forge with Shawn from Front Step Forge. Shawn has a unique perspective to making and the maker community that he articulates like no one I’ve met. On top of that, he made me an incredible hammer. To see images of the hammer or Shawn’s process, please visit his page or follow the project on social media - @theyegmakers
Tools and Axes
one of my favorite commissions ever . I was asked by BioWare video game company to create the Dragon Age Inquisituin broadsword . I made 2, 200 layer billets of Damascus from high nickel and hi carbon steel here is the making of video: https://youtu.be/LCaonBuiXZc
Recently I had the pleasure of hosting licensed Japanese sword Smith Taro Asano when he visited Edmonton from Japan. For the Nait course in Japanese sword forging.He forged Tamahagane ( traditional hand smelted steel) into a solid mass,in a traditional Japanese charcoal forge using the wooden Bellows . The CBC...