For more on the festival, please click here. These photos were shot on the second day of the festival, Oct. 6. — Ed.

Bulmi furnace and work area

Bulmi furnace and work area

Artisan Yoon Moon-soo

Artisan Yoon Moon-soo

Artisan Yoon overseeing an apprentice

Artisan Yoon overseeing an apprentice

Close-up of the clay molds filled with molten iron

Close-up of the clay molds filled with molten iron

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Artisan Yoon overseeing pouring

Artisan Yoon overseeing pouring

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Artisan Yoon, who is in his late 70s, pouring molten iron.

After work is complete, apprentices knock over the furnace with its burning coals

After work is complete, apprentices knock over the furnace with its burning coals

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Dousing the furnace with water

Dousing the furnace with water

Once the iron has cooled, the clay molds are smashed to reveal the new iron pots

Once the iron has cooled, the clay molds are smashed to reveal the new iron pots

The Deoksuri Festival venue has lovely views of Mt. Halla and Mt. Sanbang

The Deoksuri Festival venue has lovely views of Mt. Halla and Mt. Sanbang

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