Carlton Simmons on working with Philip Simmons

Carlton Simmons, blacksmith at Simmons forge, talks about working and apprenticing with Philip Simmons. Carlton Simmons, nephew of Philip Simmons, enjoys the free style design in iron with an eye on nature.

During the years of working as a team with his uncle and cousin, Carlton participated in the fabrication of many of the gates that the Simmons Blacksmith Shop is known for that beautifies the city of Charleston, South Carolina. His hearts, fish, and plant hangers are becoming a “must have” by those who visit the shop.