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Dragon's Head

George Martell at work.


Write a short paper describing (and illustrating) the six techniques employed by blacksmiths in hot-iron work—here in constructing a dragon's head.

You may use your own photographs or those from fellow-students. Tweak and reduce to 480x360 pixel. Identify and credit, as needed.

If you employ references, cite.