Students with my Kalamazoo Institute of Arts “Street Shooting” class took a detour to photograph the Tillers International blacksmithing workshop. Tillers preserves the knowledge base of artisanal skills by offering classes in blacksmithing. Tillers International in Scotts Michigan is anon-profit organization for international rural development, specializing in farming with oxen and promoting sustainability to rural communities worldwide. The Blacksmithing workshop is offer twice a month.