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November 6, 2014
I've been busy in the workshop developing new tools to add for your metalsmithing pleasure.
Just added to SC Studios LLC's line are Forged Japanese kinko hammers,
forged cross pien chasing hammers,
and to be added shortly, snarling irons.
If you're not famil...
October 31, 2014
The photo above shows, the materials I start with to create the finished hammer.
A lot of people wonder what the difference is between a cast, machined, and forged hammer. It is all about grain structure. When metal is cast, it has a very large grain structure. La...
This photo shows a batch of forged chasing hammers coming out of a their oil bath during heat treating. Watch for them to added to the product line soon!
Tutorial Tuesday: Snarling Irons
October 28, 2014
Tutorial Tuesday: Thick vs thin handles
November 11, 2014
Tutorial Tuesday is back!
December 6, 2016
It's been a while
October 15, 2016
Thor's forging hammer
March 19, 2016
Class Schedule updated, with new dates!
January 13, 2016
2 New sets of hammers just in time for the holidays!
November 25, 2015
New Workshop dates Scheduled!
November 14, 2015
New 6" Hammer available!
October 18, 2015
Hammer review by David Huang
October 5, 2015
Spring workshop overview
June 19, 2015
1st annual chasing and repoussé exhibition
May 25, 2015
December 2016 (1)