Start Your Tradition Today For more than 40 years, the Wendell August Forge Annual Ornament has become a tradition cherished by families across America. Whether a grandmother starting a collection for their grandchild, or a coworker looking for something special, the Annual Ornament isa gift that means more. Introducing the 2022 Annual Ornament, Home for Christmas In the hustle and bustle of the holiday season it can be so hard to find the time to truly enjoy, reflect and celebrate Christmas. The 2022 Annual Ornament, Home for Christmas, is inspired by that moment on Christmas Eve when the children are in bed, the Christmas lights are sparkling, presents are under the tree and for just a moment your Christmas is calm. Appreciate that moment, for in the morning it will be replaced by the pure joy of children on Christmas morning. Handcrafted in America The 2022 Annual Ornament is inspired by a stunning watercolor painting by artist Emily Hendrie and put into metal by Master Die Engraver Len Youngo using hand, hammer and centuries old techniques. Handcrafted by artisans in Pennsylvania for nearly a century, Wendell August gifts are unique symbols of the stories, traditions and milestones that bind us together.