Joe is an Air Force veteran taking up the craft of blacksmithing. He is currently studying forged architectural ironwork in Charleston, SC at The American College of Building Arts. Joe left the Air Force in 2017, and got his certification in welding. Joe is back in Charleston for his sophomore after spending the summer interning at Greenfield Forge in New Hampshire with Vinny Anfuso. Joe will be spending the next 3 years finishing his degree in Charleston, and traveling to learn from blacksmiths around the country.
Joe's ultimate goal is to create custom designs and elegant architectural metal work.