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The Yeg Makers podcast

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The Yeg Makers podcast

https://www.theyegmakers.com/podcasts
In 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

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Dragon age inquisition broad sword

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Dragon age inquisition broad sword

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

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Japanese sword smithing workshop

Japanese sword smithing workshop

 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 came to my studio on the Friday before the workshop to interview Fusataro ( his sword maker name )here's the clip : http://www.cbc.ca/1.3806470

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Community minded blacksmith

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Community minded blacksmith

An article from the edmonton examiner: http://www.edmontonexaminer.com/2015/11/04/edmonton-blacksmith-discusses-his-career-and-the-culture-of-the-trade

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Recent media coverage

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Recent media coverage

I've been really fortunate as of late to receive a couple really nice unsolicited media articles. Here are some link to the video . "Who does that job" http://alberta.ctvnews.ca/who-does-that-job  

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