Alpenglow Metalworks

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Blacksmithing Classes
Welding Classes
traditional hand forging,
power hammer techniques,
tool making,
welding and fabrication

Operating as usual

Photos from Alpenglow Metalworks's post 12/29/2020

working on a commissioned bench.

01/27/2020

Drifting the eye of an axe

Drifting the eye for Hudson Bay style axe head.

08/28/2019

One piece hand rail. Made out of 1 1/4" round bar for a client.

01/02/2019

Made a hand forged Ax for a client, a 6th anniversary gift for her husband.

09/10/2018

Had some time to work on one of my, "I'm not real busy projects." This one I am trying a style of joinery I have not done before, Mortis and Wedge.

08/24/2018

Recently commissioned forged steel bowl. Made by Alpenglow Metal Works.

08/10/2018

In addition to commissioned works, I also enjoy teaching by sharing my skills and shop with others.
Alpengloemetalworks.com

07/20/2018

In addition to commissioned works, I also enjoy teaching by sharing my skills and shop with others.

07/02/2018

Alpenglow Metalworks's cover photo

07/02/2018

Alpenglow Metalworks's cover photo

06/29/2018

Completed project, brackets for fireplace mantel. Mantel is made of reclaimed wood beam.

06/27/2018

Backs to my roots in motorsports. I built a sissybar for a client using traditional hand forging techniques. #localmade

05/29/2018

Alpenglow Metal Works
Support your local blacksmith.
Tradition hand forged. Made to last.
Priced from $300 to $650
Complete with fasteners
Will hold heavy pots
Other designs available.
Alpenglowmetalworks.com

05/14/2018

Great summer activity for all ages.

04/17/2018

Handrail built for private residents in Boise Historic East end. See more at Alpenglowmetalworks.com

02/28/2018

@Jeb Bulmer, Jim Hand here. You and Nathen should come to the shop. It has been a long time.

12/04/2017

Classes make a great gift.

09/25/2017

Here are the latest pictures from the sign project with Classic Design Studios. Making parts, pile of parts, and making sure the parts fit.

photos.google.com 09/21/2017

New photo added to shared album

Making a tenon for a commissioned sign by Classic Design Studios.

https://photos.google.com/share/AF1QipMxCn3RM21LtZJk-bJ0nghxzqxPzvTzM4GpR14qNfLfu1bG9PDP33TZozkQOKDvPA?key=MXZseVp5aEVCNkJkYm1BdTNZcW1VY2NoeS1ZNUN3

photos.google.com

08/28/2017
08/22/2017

Building the coal forge.

08/14/2017

One on one welding and blacksmithing classes. We also do repair and commissioned work.

08/08/2017

Jim with the guy who taught him how to weld. Better known as Dad.

07/31/2017

Jim Hand of Alpenglow Metalworks made this table. Check out his website, Alpenglowmetalworks.com to see more of his work that is for sale. He will also does commissioned pieces.

Table I made that is sitting in Mike Rogers shop, Precious Metal Arts.

07/31/2017

Table I made that is sitting in Mike Rogers shop, Precious Metal Arts.

07/31/2017

Resent sculpture trying different flower designs. Mixing Industrail techniques with traditional hand forging. This is for sale.

Flower Tower

03/31/2017

Laying out a coal forge for the shop. Blower on table.

03/31/2017

straightening out the post vice . This is a two burner process. More pictures in comments.

03/08/2017

Some pictures of a sign project.

03/08/2017

Working more in the shop then on Facebook. There are opening to take my classes. Call me and we will set up a time.

01/23/2017

Thanks Jim for helping with my birthday project. And your new layout table is a great add to shop.

12/09/2016

A class is a great gift.

11/29/2016

Shaping and drawing out leg of a Roman chair. At the beginning you see the other 3 legs. He is shaping the fourth.

11/21/2016

Picture of shop.

10/15/2016

By the way, a web site is in the works. you will see it soon.

Videos (show all)

Drifting the eye of an axe
Shaping and drawing out leg of a Roman chair. At the beginning you see the other 3 legs. He is shaping the fourth.
Making a layout table
Plant hanger. Wrought iron style. Hand hammered and formed. contact me for purchasing.
Plant hanger.  Wrought iron style and craftsmanship. Hand hammered and formed. Contact me for purchase information.
Plant hangers. hand hammered and formed. Wrought iron style and craftsmanship.
Plant hanger. Wrough Iron style craftmanship.  Contact me for information on purchasing.

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9922 Utahan
Boise, ID
83714

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Monday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 5pm
Saturday 9am - 5pm
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