Snow Creek Lodge Compass
Snow Creek Lodge Compass


DESIGN:        Paul Reimer

YEAR:             1998

PRODUCED BY:   Reimer & Co. Blacksmiths

MEDIA:                  Forged Iron

DIMENSIONS:    7′ diameter

LOCATION:          Snow Creek Lodge, Fernie, BC

CONCEPT:           A geographically correct hand-forged iron sculpture inlaid into the floor of the hotel lobby.


My journey to becoming an artist is the subject of two recently released short films:

Reimer Reason” was selected as a finalist in the Dirtbag Film Festival in Kimberley, BC (April 2019).  This was put together by two very talented local film makers – Levi Froese and Jeremy Friesen – better known as Leroy and The Bean.

Forging Ahead” tells the story of how, at the age of 15, I began my career as a blacksmith.  It was shot by Cranbrook’s local cable tv station.