Although Steven Bronstein earned his degree in biology, he began nurturing his artistic abilities when he moved to Vermont. Completely self-taught, Steven's work has evolved through several stages of design, from traditional to his present modern sculptural pieces.
There's an immediacy with blacksmithing that you don't have with other crafts. But I guess a lot of potters say the same thing. I appreciate putting together the four elements of earth, air, fire and water. You heat it up and hit it with a hammer. That's it.