Northwest Blacksmith Association


MAY 15-18, 2014
Longview, WA


International Blacksmith Festival 2014 Competitions

May I introduce myself, my name is Andrew Hall. There is going to be an international blacksmiths festival in Devon, England 13-16th August with Uri Hofi, Brian Brazil and Paul Alan doing demonstrations and other attractions such as iron smelts, aluminium casting, making an Irish gate in 1 day, trade stands and much more. I […]

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NWBA Conference 2014 Auction Open to Public

Handwrought Ironwork Auction Invite your friends Saturday, May 17 – 7:00 PM Public Preview 1:00 – 4:00 PM

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Bronze Forging Workshop Auditing Available

Due to the popularity of the upcoming bronze forging workshop with Dorothy Steigler the Events and Programs committee has opened up the class for auditing.  NWBA members now have the opportunity to take a seat in the bleachers and watch and learn, for only $50 per day ($100 for the full workshop). Event: Bronze Forging […]

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NWBA Mentoring Center April 26, 2014

Darryl Nelson and Dean Mook will be demonstrating a Norfolk style thumb latch, combined with a conventional mortise latch, instead of an open gate style latch. On the inside of the door there is also another Norfolk style handle with thumb lever. The latch box is a very smart, yet simple in concept system, turning […]

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ABANA 2014 Board of Directors Election

ARTIST-BLACKSMITH’S ASSOCIATION OF NORTH AMERICA Have Ideas on How to Improve ABANA? Want to make a Difference? Then this is Your Chance to Help ABANA! Request for Candidates for the ABANA 2014 Election From George Matthews ABANA NEEDS YOUR HELP ABANA members: We are coming up on the deadline for members to submit their qualification to […]

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NWBA Blacksmith Conference 2014 Registration

Registration is now open for the NWBA Blacksmith Conference May 15-18, 2014 Spring 2014 NWBA Blacksmith Conference – ART IN METAL – Celebrate 35 years of Blacksmithing History May 15 thru 18, 2014 Cowlitz Regional Conference Center Longveiw Washington Make your plans now to attend a blacksmithing tradition Demonstators: Dorothy Stiegler with John Williams,   […]

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