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Hey there!I'm a pretty new silver smith! I have just started up a little work bench of my own and I bought the EZ torch. It has been working really well the last few months, but this week the flame has started to surge and sputter. Tonight I was just about to anneal a piece of silver and I went to light the torch, It made a fire ball and the flames fell back running down the handle, I turned off both knobs but the flame didn't go out until I blew it out! so after I was sure the flame was out I…See More
Do you consider yourself a professional, student or emerging artist. Are you a gallery, school, organization or guild?
Emerging Artist, Gallery
In what area of the metal arts do you work?
silversmith, metalsmith, blacksmith
Tell us about your education.
I started out taking silversmith classes at my local lapidary and mineral club. I have been a silversmith instructor at my local Lapidary & Mineral Club for a few years now, and continue to expand my knowledge through exploration, experimentation and learning new techniques ~ self-taught for the most part.
Share some of your career highlights or goals.
I have take a beginners & Intermediate blacksmith course with Stefan Duerst. My goal is to continue with blacksmithing as well as pick up some training in welding so that I can explore working with metal on a lager scale with the focus on up-cycling and recycling materials.