Northwest Blacksmith Association

Blacksmith Week 2014

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The finished piece, still hot
Pushing the whelk into the hot rock
Darryl Nelson showing the whelk in progress
Kellen forging the copper
Copper origami by Kellen Bateham
Copper origami by Kellen Bateham
Tightening the copper folds with pliers
Joe Elliot demonstrating joinery
Example of forged joint
Joe Elliot demonstrating forging an example joint
Various joinery examples by Joe Elliot
Darryl Nelson's Whelk step by step
The Joe Joint
On the outside of the shop looking in...
The blacksmith shop at Summit Camp
Creating the channel for a decorative inlay
Tri Ficker wall sconce candle holder
Tri Ficker forging
Tri forging the cup end of the wall sconce
Wall sconce candle holder in progress
Darryl Nelson's ram's head display
Darryl Nelson forging a ram's head cheese slicer
Darryl Nelson's ram's head cheese slicer
Darryl drawing out the harp of the slicer using the anvil's edge
Darryl and a striker at the anvil
Detail of the 4 hour garden gate by Darryl Nelson and Terry Carson
Terry Carson working on parts for the garden gate
Darryl Nelson working on parts for the garden gate
Darryl and Terry fitting the parts of the gate together
Final touches on the four hour garden gate
Kellen Bateham demonstrating copper origami
Kellen Bateham showing how to layout the design for copper origami

2015-1 Hot Iron News

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President’s Message 1st Quarter 2015

Greetings All Blacksmiths: Well, here we are, 2015, a new and exciting year with the NWBA! We have a new board of directors who are enthusiastically jumping in with both feet.  We really want to know what you want from the NWBA, please take a moment to reply to our the survey (you must be a current […]

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NWBA Blacksmith Conference 2015 Registration

Spring 2015 NWBA Blacksmith Conference May 15 thru 17, 2015 Cowlitz Regional Conference Center Longveiw Washington Make your plans now to attend a blacksmithing tradition Demonstators: Frederic Crist and Dennis Dusek PLUS:  Hands-on, Tailgate Sales, Gallery, Auction, Banquet, Slideshow More information about NWBA Conference 2015 Pre-Registration online is now open for the NWBA Blacksmith Conference May 15-17, 2015. […]

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NWBA Member Survey 2015

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NWBA Board of Directors 2014 Election Results

Those elected in the 2014 NWBA Board of Directors elections will serve a 2 year term, 2015-16.  NWBA has elections every year. The Count We had 4 people counting and some great broscht and rye bread for lunch.  There were 78 ballots returned.  The count was: Don Eckler                68 Peggy Gudgell             69 Rashelle Hams         71 Steve McGrew              69 Torvald Sorenson           […]

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Western States Blacksmith Conference 2015

Forging on the Faultline California Blacksmith Association will be hosting the 2015 Western States Blacksmith Conference Concurrent with the CBA Spring Conference April 23 through 26 at the San Benito County Fairgrounds Hollister, California For the latest updates go to this Event’s Page : www.westernstatesconference.com Demonstrators Alfred Bullerman (Germany) – www.bullerman.de Maegan Crowly – www.ironmaeganmetalworks.com […]

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Studio Rentals at Pratt

Did you know… Pratt offers fully equipped professional studios for you to rent and work in?   All you have to bring is your creativity. We offer an inviting place for artists to work independently in a community environment. Fuel your creativity — meet like-minded artists, exchange ideas and get inspired at Pratt. If someone is […]

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