About Our Art
Pat McCarty has been blacksmithing for 20 years and is an instructor for the Traditional Chest Class at the John C. Campbell folk school. He has studied under Uri Hofi of Israel and is featured in the book, Treassure Chests, by Lon Schleining. Pat is a member of The Blacksmith Assoc. of Missouri, the Artist Blacksmiths Assoc. of North America, and is a Juried member of the Best of Missouri Hands.
Pat demonstrates at the fall craft festival in Silver Dollar City, and the Missouri Heritage days for Rockwood school district. Pat participated and demonstrated at the Taste for the Arts festival in 2007, and the Masters of Steel show at the Kunstlerhaus Gallery in Herman, Mo.