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Two Tiered Side Table

I made this table in January, and I’m finally getting around to posting the photos.

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Bird Railing

Last week, I finished the final piece of this railing for a client in Somerville. I’m really proud of it. We started the design in June, and I began forging in July. Three months later, here it is: Approaching the … Continue reading

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Rain Funnels, Brookline, MA

Here’s some photos of rain funnels to replace a copper downspout on a house in Brookline, MA. This was installed last month. The rain makes a great sound and looks awesome as it falls through the funnels.

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Chandelier installed

For my 25th birthday, I built my own forge. For my 26th birthday, I got to install my first chandelier! A hearty thanks to my awesome clients and my amazing partner, without whom this amazing collaboration wouldn’t be possible. I … Continue reading

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Evolution of a Foot

A little adventure in design: One of our little projects in Berlin has been figuring out how to forge a foot. One of Henni’s friends is making a chest for the final project in his woodworking apprenticeship. He’s been inspired … Continue reading

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A large, conceptual chandelier

Yesterday¬†was my first day back in the shop from traveling to Germany and Italy for three weeks. I attended the Biennale Europa D’Arte Fabbrile in Stia, Italy. Henriette and I traveled there with a few other blacksmiths, and it was … Continue reading

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In June, I forged a charming group…

Hey, sorry I have been really slow to make new posts! It’s quite embarrassing to have this public journal that people comment on, but not write in it. I have this problem that when I sit down at the computer … Continue reading

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Amherst Artists’ Open: The First

Last night, I hosted the first Amherst Artists’ Open. Although an experimental event, I’d say it went quite well. It was inspired by my friend Lee’s Illustrators’ Open in Portland, OR. The idea is to create a social gathering place … Continue reading

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Cold Calling as an Artist Blacksmith

In December 2010 I launched a new marketing campaign for Jacob Lefton | Artist Blacksmith. It consists of post cards and cold-calling. Cold calling is probably one of the most difficult things to do. Pick up the phone, dial a … Continue reading

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