Northwest Blacksmith Association

Ballard Forge

Ballard Forge
5440 28th Ave. NW
Seattle, WA 98107


Blacksmithing classes for beginning to advanced students. Choose a one-on-one class for the ultimate in knowledge transfer.

Unfortunately- Due to the recent workload I’ve had to take a break from teaching 1/22/13.   Stay tuned for future opportunities!
Classes and workshops have included:

The Power Hammer: Open and closed die forging techniques and tools
Introduction to Forging
Riveted structural steel; pneumatic and hydraulic driving of rivets to 1″ diameter.
Tong making for Kiln, Forge and Foundry
Intermediate Blacksmithing
Smithing Magician and Veiner workshop