Sleeping Bear Forge, formerly Lankton Metal Design ~ forging iron ~ creating quality ~ Using the ancient skills of the blacksmith we forge enduring metalworks in wrought iron, steel, copper, and bronze.
In 2019 Lankton moved his home and studio from Ann Arbor to 5975 S. Lime Lake Rd. in Cedar, Michigan 49621, near Traverse City and Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Park. The new studio has been christened Sleeping Bear Forge. He is now only accepting work on a limited basis as he completes the building of his new studio and home.