10 Pounds of Flour in a 5 Pound Sack

Learned it all from my pa.

(Source: enversdudecor, via thegiftsoflife)

margadirube:

artpropelled:Tiwi Mortuary Basket, Australia

margadirube:

artpropelled:Tiwi Mortuary Basket, Australia

(via thegiftsoflife)

(Source: enversdudecor, via thegiftsoflife)

ooksaidthelibrarian:

n37_w1150 by BioDivLibrary on Flickr.
Via Flickr: Mollusca & shells.. Boston,Gould & Lincoln,1852..biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32033219

ooksaidthelibrarian:

n37_w1150 by BioDivLibrary on Flickr.

Via Flickr:
Mollusca & shells..
Boston,Gould & Lincoln,1852..
biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32033219

(via scientificillustration)

faramforge:

Small rounding hammer I forged from 4340

(Source: thisiscolossal.com)

Jab, jab, jab.  

This little hair pokes into the wrinkle of my neck.  

Go away little hair, no one asked you to speak up.  

You want coffee?  Fine, let’s see what I can do.  

savaranmusic:

Ripple Marks, Ynyslas 11-1-14

savaranmusic:

Ripple Marks, Ynyslas 11-1-14

(via gacougnol)

(Source: harborware, via riseupsir)

faramforge:

Ball fuller from 4340 and pickup tongs from mild steel. Hand forged.

faramforge:

Ball fuller from 4340 and pickup tongs from mild steel. Hand forged.

vestisferrea:

Blacksmith by F. X. Leyendecker (brother of J. C.)

vestisferrea:

Blacksmith by F. X. Leyendecker (brother of J. C.)

Hand-raised my first successful seamless vessels out of a solid sheets of red brass.  May or may not have been the most satisfying task I’ve ever completed.  There are still touch-ups and finishing to do, and the pitcher will eventually get a handle.  They stand about ten inches high. 

Hand-raised my first successful seamless vessels out of a solid sheets of red brass.  May or may not have been the most satisfying task I’ve ever completed.  There are still touch-ups and finishing to do, and the pitcher will eventually get a handle.  They stand about ten inches high.