Chuck Payne: From Curious Beginnings to Bladesmithing Excellence

In the interview on Brute de Forge, Chuck Payne, owner of Labrador Forge, shares his journey into bladesmithing, sparked by his son's interest. He discusses his preference for crafting kitchen knives, the importance of craftsmanship, and his approach to learning and improving his skills. Chuck's recent win at the Forged in Ducksauce competition, his only venture into sword making on "Last Blade Standing," and his tool-making business are highlighted. He emphasizes the value of being open to learning and the significance of creating lasting, quality work. For more details, read the full interview here.