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NWBA Conference 2015

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Dennis Dusek, Brett Moten, Fred Crist
Ben Czyhold
Auctioneers Eric Sprado and John Paul
Fred Crist Sculpture
Steve McGrew tailgate setup
Fred Crist forging a bird
Dennis Dusek striking for Fred
Red hot bird
Berkley Tack forging chain
Kellen Bateham hands-on class
Brett Moten and Dave Lisch
Kellen Bateham Origami in Steel
The Firepit
Assembling the Flying Birds
Detail of the Assembly of Flying Birds
Shaping the flight path
Team Striking
Repousse Station
Forming a bird
Shaping the wings
Repousse
Hands-On
Fitting the pieces of the sculptural NWBA sign
Dennis Dusek working on the sign
Forged pass through
Heating with a torch
Forging the NWBA sign
Fancy rivet fastening
Sculptural NWBA sign by Dennis, Brett and Ben
Scott Szloch Hands-on
Scott Szloch Hands-on

Blacksmith Week 2015 Highlights

The Tenth Annual Village of Government Camp Blacksmith Week 2015  August 19-23 Sponsored by the Cascadia Center for Arts and Crafts at the Historic Summit CCC Camp and Ranger Station. This event is open to any and all interested in Blacksmithing. Demonstrations by : Roberto Giordani of Italy, Gary Eagle Chesaw, Wa. And Jeff Holtby […]

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Walking Tours of Leland Ironworks

Come join MFA in AC&D 2016 candidate Annie Aube on a walking tour of Leland Iron Works. The walking tour will delve into the history and conceptual nature of Lee Kelly’s work as well as the natural history of the land. Walking is the basis for much of Aube’s work, and the tour will incorporate […]

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2015-2 Hot Iron News

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Outreach in Chengdu

Anvils ringing, exhaust fan roaring, and a half-dozen Chinese teenagers commenting on each other’s work and clamoring for advice from “Mr. Steve”:  To me, that made a perfect holiday. Blacksmithng outreach — introducing new people to the craft — is as much fun as anything can be.  Outreach activities like spending a day with Boy […]

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