Contemporary design and traditional craft in Forged metals.
Upcoming Workshops & Classes
About The Blacksmith
Forging: The ability to control and change the shape of metal through heat and hammering, defines who I am.
Jake James is a stalwart ally in promoting traditional practice and authenticity in material craft.Ben Gourley & Gord Macdonald
[Jake] has an artist’s eye for detail in his concepts that is executed in the final product with precision and an expert hand.Kelly Moir
Some of the greatest problem solving and growth I have experienced as a craftsman and artist, have come from Jake’s collaborative sculpture workshops.Patrick Quinn
Rethink your relationship with iron:
Approach Iron as an idea.
From an idea anything can be grown.
From Iron anything can be forged.