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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

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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Richard Tinder Passes

April 10th, 1942 – April 26th, 2015 It is with a heavy heart that we recently learned of Richard Tinder’s passing. Richard had been serving on the board of the NWBA since January 2014 and had been a member for many years. He spent most of his working career as the Metal Shop Instructor at […]

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NWBA Member Survey 2015

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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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