Roses and vase, forged
steel and brass patina
A lifestyle that Inspires
Listen closely when wandering
the streets of Talkeetna, Alaska and you will most likely hear
the steady hammer blows coming from Kevin Foster's Anvil, forging
and forming metal into yet another handcrafted design.
Artist- Blacksmith Kevin Foster
creates ironwork with processes that haven't changed for hundreds
of years, Steel is heated in a coal or gas fire, forged in
very high temperatures and shaped by hammer into objects of
art and utility.
Half Over" Forged steel with turned Birch
2002 Alaska State Fair 1st Place Award Metal Sculpture
screen with Caribou, forged and riveted frame,
handles and legs embellished with tree bark texture.
The last few
years, furniture has become one of the most
sought after forged items.
such as this table add a touch of beauty
and elegance to any room.
can enhance your home, office or garden with
quality hand-forged furniture, gates, and
railings. We offer original designs or you
can bring your own ideas and we will custom
build to suit your need.
Each piece is carefully
and painstakingly manipulated for dozens of hours
to extract the beauty that is only visible to
the artist. The process requires strength and
vision balanced with precision and knowledge.
- Decorative window and door
- Door and gate hardware
- Brackets for hanging baskets
- Custom tables, benches, lamps
and many other types of furniture
- Fireplace screens and tools
- Metal art