It’s Almost Halloween – Let’s Talk About Witches

Little Forged Copper Witches, that is… For most of my life, my brother has held the opinion that I’m a witch. Not a bad witch…just a witch. It’s probably due to my weird dreams and imagination. Or, how I relate to nature. Or, maybe he just sees something else there.  Me? I’m not sure. But, …

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Let’s talk about forged copper animals…

Not just any old forged copper animals.   These copper animals are holiday ambassadors, maybe even little heroes, for animal welfare.  Each year for the past five years, I’ve created and donated a limited-edition holiday ornament to Asheville Humane Society for use in a holiday fundraising campaign.  The ornaments, which are hand forged from copper and other …

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Let’s talk about electro-forming and nature’s delicate items….

Whenever I approach a new project dealing with nature, I have to make decisions about what I think will be the best way to present the specific features of the item in question.  Some beauties of nature simply can’t be represented in art.  They need to be shown exactly as they are, in the purest …

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