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2016-2 Hot Iron News

2 NWBA Board and Committee Information
4 President’s Message
5 Treasurer’s Report , Letter from the Editor
6 Out and About at NWBA Conference May 2016
7 Gábor Szombathy: Forging a Door Pull
11 The Devil’s Blacksmith Documentary
12 Monica Coyne: Forging Sliding Dovetail Joint
17 Dave Lisch Hands-On: Dave’s Beginner’s Knife
21 Torvald Sorenson Hands-On: Dragon Head Key ring / Bottle Opener and Fob
22 Scott Szloch Hands-On: Collared Scrolls with Finial
23 Conference Gallery
27 Conference Auction
31 Blacksmith Week 2016: Mt. Hood, Oregon
32 NWBA Membership Registration Form
33 Schools Listing and Calendar
34 Announcements and ads

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2016-1 Hot Iron News

2  NWBA Board and Committee Information
4  President’s Message
5  Treasurer’s Report
6  Letter from the Editor, Upcoming NWBA Events
7  Board Election Results, Mark Aspery Events
8  NWBA Conference 2016 Info
9  Meet Our Demonstrator: Monica Coyne
13 Meet Our Demonstrator: Gábor Szombathy
18 Conference Schedule
19 Conference Lodging
20 Conference and NWBA Membership Registration
21 December 2015 Mentoring Center: Darryl Nelson, Equipment Use
22 In the NWBA Mentoring Center the Poppies Grow by Jeff Cawley and Jim von Mosch, Photos by Dan Bowyer
26 ABANA Conference 2016
27 Making a Stake Anvil by Jim von Mosch
28 The Gospel According to Peter Ross transcribed by   Hardie Swage
29 Schools Listing and Calendar
30 Announcements and ads

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2015-4 Hot Iron News

2  NWBA Board and Committee Information
4  President’s Message, NWBA Board Nominations
5  Treasurer’s Report, Note from Editor
6  Call for Volunteers
7  Board of Directors Election: Candidate Statements
8  Sept. Mentoring Center Demo: Arnon Kartmazov
9  Oct. Mentoring Center Workshop: Jay Close
12 NWBA Member Shop Tour: Gene Bland
13 Lost in Little Hammers by Jo Schnotala
15 NWBA Conference Brief
16 Reprint Articles: Forging a Rectangular Pass-Through, and Fold-Forming, How Many Twists?
19 NWBA Library Collection
22 Library Book Reviews
23 Welcome New NWBA Members, International Blacksmith Event Ypres
24 NWBA Membership Registration Form
25 Schools Listing and Calendar
26 Announcements and ads

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2015-3 Hot Iron News

2 NWBA Board and Committee Information
4 President’s Message, NWBA Board Nominations
5 Treasurer’s Report, Note from Editor
6 Mentoring Center News
6 Drawing an Ellipse, 2 easy methods.
7 June Mentoring Ctr: Bob Denman, Red Pig Tools
9 July Mentoring Ctr: Wade Seiders, Square Polled Ax
10 Blacksmith Swap Meet
11 Blacksmith Week and Alessandro Casetti
12 Darryl Nelson, Knots in Steel
14 Jeff Holtby, Italian Flower Motif in an Ellipse
16 Gary Eagle, Non-Traditional Scrolls
19 Central Oregon Team, Sculptural Fire Pit: Joe Elliott, Hunter Dahlberg, Kellen Bateham, Mark Manley,& Darryl Nelson
23 Roberto Giordani, Tools & Sculptural Flower from One Piece, and Workshop
28 NWBA Membership Registration Form
29 Schools Listing and Calendar
30 Announcements and ads

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2015-2 Hot Iron News

Table of Contents

2 NWBA Board and Committee Information
4 President’s Message
5 Treasurer’s Report, Note from Editor
6 February Mentoring Center: Tool Making Workshop
by Lee Cordochorea
8 March Mentoring Center: Mark Aspery
9 April Mentoring Center: Nitzan Lilie
11 Al Bart Grant Recipients, by Lee Cordochorea
12 Conference Demo: Frederic Crist
16 Conference Demo: Dennis Dusek and Brett Moten
20 Conference Gallery
25 Conference Auction Gallery
27 Blacksmith Week 2015
28 NWBA Membership Registration Form
29 Schools Listing and Calendar
30 Announcements and ads

 

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2015-1 Hot Iron News

Table of Contents

2     NWBA Board and Committee Information
4     President’s Message
4     NWBA Member Survey 2015
5     Treasurer’s Report, Note from Editor
6     January Mentoring Center: Tri Ficker, forging pipe, by Hardie Swage
8     Miner’s Candlestick, by Mark Aspery
20   NWBA Blacksmith Conference May 15-17, 2015
22   NWBA Conference Demonstrator Frederic Crist
24   NWBA Conference Demonstrator Dennis Dusek
26   Member Shop Tour: Matt Alford
28   NWBA Registration Forms: Membership Renewal and NWBA Conference combined (either and or both)
29   Schools Listing and Calendar
30   Announcements and ads

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2014-4 Hot Iron News

Table of Contents

2 NWBA Board and Committee Information
4 President’s Message, Treasurer’s Report
5 Note from Editor
6 Dave Lisch: Good Knives on the Cheap
9 Jeff Holtby: Forging a Simple Padlock
13 Mark Aspery: Forging a Corkscrew
16 NWBA Blacksmithing Conference Info
18 Common Blacksmithing Mistakes
19 Junkyard Steels
20 Ultimate Adjustable Anvil Hold Down
22 NWBA Board Elections Candidate Statements
23 Welcome New Members 2014
24 NWBA Membership Registration Form
25 Schools Listing and Calendar
26 Announcements and ads

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2014-3 Hot Iron News

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2014-2 Hot Iron News

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2014-1 Hot Iron News

Table of Contents

2 NWBA Board and Committee Information
4 President’s Message, Note from the Editor
5 Treasurer’s Report, Note from Bill Apple
6 Bronze Workshop and New Tire Hammer
7 Claire Gebben: New book published
8 Tong Making Workshop by Hardie Swage
9 Monthly Mentoring Center Events
10 Tire Hammer Building Workshop
14 NWBA Conference Spring 2014 Info
17 Meet the Demonstrators: Dorothy Stiegler
20 Meet the Demonstrators: Ben Czyhold
22 Conference Site and Travel information
23 Conference Mail-in Registration Form
24 NWBA Membership Mail-in Registration
25 Schools Listing and Calendar
26 Announcements and ads

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2013-3 Hot Iron News

Table of Contents

2           NWBA Board and Committee Information
4           Sittin’ on the Tail Gate with Bill
5           Reports: Treasurer, and Editor
6-10    Western States: Blacksmith Wars
11         Western States: Hands-On
12         Western States: Repoussé
13         Western States: Panel Discussion and Raven Art
14-19   Western States: Gallery
20-26  Western States: Demonstrators
27         Western States: Farriers
28         NWBA Registration Form
29         Schools Listing and Calendar
30        Announcements, Ads

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2013-2 Hot Iron News

Table of Contents

2     NWBA Board and Committee Information
4     Sittin’ on the Tail Gate with Bill
5     Reports: Treasurer, and Editor
6     NWBA Supports Tech School by Bruce Weakly
7    Al Bart Grant Recipient Report by Peter Clark
9    Copper Handled Knives by Gene Chapman
12  Spring Conference 2013: Gallery and Auction
17  Spring Conference 2013: Demonstrators
19  Spring Conference 2013: Hands-on
20  Spring Conference 2013: Repoussé and Out and About
22  Western States 2013 Information
24  Western States 2013 Demonstrators
27  Western States Registration Form
28  NWBA Membership Registration Form
29  Schools Listing and Calendar
30  Announcements, Ads

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2013-1 Hot Iron News

Table of Contents

2 NWBA Board and Committee Information
4 Sittin’ on the Tail Gate with Bill
5 Reports: Treasurer, Election results, and Editor
6 Colonial Forging by Bruce Crittenden
7 Al Bart Grant Recipient Report by Lauren Osmolski
8 Spring Conference 2013 Info
10 Spring Conference 2013: Demonstrators
14 Spring Conference 2013 Registration Form
15 NWBA Clubhouse
18 Western States Blacksmith Conference 2013
20 Oak Branch Door Knocker by Steve McGrew
24 Schools Listing and Calendar
25 NWBA Membership Registration Form
27 Announcements, Ads

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2012-4 Hot Iron News

Table of Contents
2 NWBA Board and Committee Information
4 Sittin’ on the Tail Gate with Bill
5 Reports: Treasurer and Editor
6 Fall Conference 2012: Demonstrators
8 Fall Conference 2012: Hands On
12 Fall Conference 2012: Gallery
17 Submarine Steel Anchor by Ben Czyhold
20 Blacksmith Week 2012, Mt. Hood Oregon
23 Western States Conference 2013
24 Spring Conference 2013 and NWBA Clubhouse
25 NWBA Library
27 Board Election Candidate Statements
28 Schools Listing and Calendar
29 NWBA Membership Registration Form
30 New Member Welcome, Announcements, Ads

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2012-3 Hot Iron News

Table of Contents
2 NWBA Board and Committee Information
4 Sittin’ on the Tail Gate with Bill
5 Reports: Treasurer, Editor, Library
6 Chikemin Forge Hammer In
8 Camp Hahobas Blacksmithing by Tracy Lauricella
12 Shel Browder at Meridan Forge by John Hufstutter
Fall Conference:
14 Meet the Demonstrators
18 Conference Info
20 Conference Registration Form
21 Perspective Drawing Class Notes by Al Griswold
22 Hewing Hatchets at Fort Vancouver by Ike Bay
23 Driveway Entrance Gate by Jim Griswold
24 Schools Listing and Calendar
25 NWBA Membership Registration Form
26 Announcements

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2012-2 Hot Iron News

Table of Contents
2 NWBA Board and Committee Information
4 Sittin’ on the Tail Gate with Bill
Looking Back on Spring Conference 2012
6-7 Demonstrators
8-11 Gallery
12-14 Hands-On
15-18 Auction Items
19-21 Out and About, Tailgaters, Banquet
22 Blacksmith Folders by Gene Chapman
24 Schools Listings and Announcements
25 Registration Form
26 Calendar

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2012-1 Hot Iron News

Table of Contents
2 NWBA Board and Committee Information
4 Update from the President
6 Tiny Hammers by Lisa Geertsen
7 Punches, Drifts & Chisels by Hardy Swage
9 Images from the Online Gallery
10 SPRING CONFERENCE 2012
Meet the Demonstrators:
16 Gordon Williams and Elijah Burnett
21 Conference Registration Form
22 NWBA Membership Registration Form
23 More Images from the Online Gallery
25 Schools, Classes, Announcements

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2011-4 Hot Iron News

Table of Contents
2 NWBA Board and Commitee Information
4 UPDATE WITH THE PRESIDENT
5 Election results, Note from the Editor, Treasure’s report
6 IN MEMORY OF A FOUNDING MEMBER Grant Sarver 1947 -2012
8 HOOK RACK WITH FISH MOTIF Detailed project by Ben Czyhold
11 ARTICLES: Port-a-Band Saw, Foundation Pads
12 SPRING CONFERENCE 2011 GALLERY
16 2012 SPRING CONFERENCE- April 27th, 28th, 29th, Longview, WA
18 NWBA Membership Application
22 School & Class listings & Announcements

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2011-3 Hot Iron News

Table of Contents
4 Update with the President
5 Nominations and Election
5 Treasurers Report
6 Western States Blacksmith Conference
10 Blacksmith Wars
12 Forging Blades and Making Steel
14 Western States Conference Gallery
17 Farriers Compete at Western States Conference
20 The Three Scroll Trivet
23 Beginning Class with Mark Aspery
24 Book Review
25 Classes and Schools
27 Williamsburg Weekend at Fort Vancouver
28 Smedley Soapstone
29 Editors Corner

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2011-2 Hot Iron News

Table of Contents
2 Update with the President
3 Financial Report: 2011 Budget
4 A Tale of Time Well Spent
5 Forging a College Education
6 Al Bart Grant Applications Guidelines
7 Western States Blacksmith Conference
15 Western States Conference Registration Form
18 Meet Your Conference Demonstrators
27 Forging and Touring the Holy Land
27 Passage: Nahum Greenwood Hersom
29 Classes

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