Commercial Boilermaker and welder / blacksmith : working with turn of the century commercial boilers in steam ships, locomotives, and historical buildings for the past 22 years. Blacksmithing required parts as needed. One of the few in Canada fully versed in the trade.
"A hearth where flame and the earths elements are brought together. The transformation of coal to coke - then to fire. The malleability of steel becomes apparent at 2600 degrees, as does an artistic piece."