Gardening Pointed Blade Garden Hoe, Fisher Blacksmithing
The carefully balanced weight provides great momentum for really getting into the swing of things. You can use this tool to break up the soil, dig holes for transplanting, and weed around both flowers and vegetables. The pointed end of the hoe head is also great for drawing out rows for seedings. The shape of the tool reminds me of a leaf which is fun.” Dimensions are approx 12″ long and 3′ wide.
Each tool is individually crafted using traditional blacksmithing techniques. Steel is heated to a red glow in the forge and then shaped over the anvil with a hammer. All joinery is done using solid steel rivets. And, each tool is set into its own hand turned handle creating a long-lasting garden tool with no welds. American Black Walnut is used for handles. The tight grain of this strong hardwood makes it very durable. Best of all, it just feels good in your hand.
Handcrafted in Bozeman, Montana by Tuli Fisher; a member of the British Artist Blacksmith Association, as well as the Artist-Blacksmith’s Association of North America. These garden tools are an example of fine American Craft and the result is tools that you won’t want to take your hands off of! Hand forged metal set into a black walnut handle makes a set of these garden tools the ideal gift for the discriminating gardener, wedding couple, or anyone who has an eye for high-quality traditional crafts and a passion for gardening.