It's thanks to my Teacher Ülo that I became a blacksmith. His knowledge and dedication to blacksmithery still inspire me.
Alar Tamm, blacksmith 1973 borne in Otepää,
1993 introduced to blacksmithery by M. Salumaa 1995 to 1997 started working as a blacksmith at AS Sell, Tartu 1996 first prize at the Estonian Association of Blacksmiths traditional candle holder contest 1997 to 2005 studied with Teacher Ülo Sepp in Tallinn 1997 exhibition of mirrors "Chance or fate..." Art Gallery Sebra 1997 to 2002 studies at the Tartu Art College at the Department of Furniture Design, diploma thesis "Table and chair set" 1998 became a member of the Estonian Association of Blacksmiths 1999 exhibition of candle holders and oil lamps "12+1 guardians of the flame a.k.a the Inevitable..." Gallery Obu, Tartu 2000 shared I to III prize at the Estonian Association of Blacksmiths
traditional candle holder contest 2001
first own smithy in Tartu 2004 joined the Emajõe River Barge 2005 project 2006 supervised the diploma thesis by Kalev Järvik at the Tartu Art College 2006 in charge of the blacksmithery course at the Tartu Art College 2012 participated at the training course "Supervising students and providing feedback" by Katrin Karu and Katrin Aava, Tallinn