Drawing the job to scale on the lay-out table.
Ready for production.
Achieving the appropriate heat for forging.
About to draw a bar down to form a vine.
Making hot steel move.
Sometimes you need a bigger hammer.
Sometimes you need a smaller hammer; veining a leaf.
Detail work: leaf veining.
"Softening" the leaf edges.
Rounding out the leaf stem.
Giving the leaf depth and creating the illusion of movement.