Contemporary craftsman, artist, photographer and mountain biker, John wears many hats. Hand Forged Works is his manufacturing facility located in North Andover Massachusetts, that is his pride and joy. He received his training at the iconic artisan guild, called Steeprock. Where under the guidance of such masters as Glen Hartcourt his foundation was built. John proudly credits all the master craftsmen in the US that he has learned from, as he continues his journey as one of the most creative metal workers in the country.