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* Newbie to blacksmithing
G'day to all, I'm a novice aspiring to learn the basic skills of blacksmit......
Norman Castaneda 2
0/7 Fri, Oct 22nd, 2010 Sat, Dec 25th, 2010
By: Marty DuLude
* Cool New member, Blacksmithing teacher
teaching all smithcrafts to all ages on the South coast of England...
Anthony Holmes 1
0/3 Thurs, Nov 25th, 2010 Thurs, Nov 25th, 2010
By: Anthony Holmes
* Sword & the Stone Craft Demo Event!/event.php?eid=115567285171223 The Sword & the......
Tony Swatton 1
0/2 Wed, Oct 13th, 2010 Wed, Oct 13th, 2010
By: Tony Swatton
* New Member--Brian
Hello, I'm a newbie to blacksmithing and am working to set myself up a smal......
Brian Bratten 2
0/4 Sun, Aug 22nd, 2010 Thurs, Aug 26th, 2010
By: Dave Mudge
* New Member Blacksmith
I am a baby blacksmith with about one year's experience under my belt. I li......
Leah Adams 1
0/4 Sat, June 26th, 2010 Sat, June 26th, 2010
By: Leah Adams
* New Member / Blacksmith
New Member - Doug Wilson, artist, blacksmith and teacher of basic and adven......
Douglas E. Wilson 1
0/5 Thurs, Oct 15th, 2009 Thurs, Oct 15th, 2009
By: Douglas E. Wilson
* New Member
Hello everybody, I do not have a shop at this time. My love of blacksmit......
Patrick Warber 1
0/2 Sat, Aug 2nd, 2008 Sat, Aug 2nd, 2008
By: Patrick Warber
* Link test.
Cornelius the link works okay here. Mike Graf...
Mike Graf 1
0/3 Wed, July 2nd, 2008 Wed, July 2nd, 2008
By: Mike Graf
* Toledo Steel
I am forwarding this link about Toledo steel and sword making. Apparently s......
James Peck 2
0/6 Thurs, Mar 6th, 2008 Wed, June 4th, 2008
By: James Peck
* Ddraiglais72
Hi, My name is Adam. I currently do not have a shop. I have zero experienc......
A Dearing 1
0/3 Mon, May 26th, 2008 Mon, May 26th, 2008
By: A Dearing
* Moose Ridge Forge - Chuck Priputin
Originally joined this forum back in 2004. Had a small 10x12 blacksmith for......
Chuck Priputin 2
0/7 Tues, Apr 1st, 2008 Tues, Apr 1st, 2008
By: Mike Graf
* New member
An ex-patriot Brit, living in France for nearly thirty years. I'm getting i......
Matthew Tinker 2
0/5 Sat, Mar 15th, 2008 Sun, Mar 16th, 2008
By: Mike Graf
* Smile Hallo greetings from Poland
Hallo im manual professional blacksmith from Poland my passion is tradition......
Norbert Grabianowski 1
0/5 Sun, Dec 2nd, 2007 Sun, Dec 2nd, 2007
By: Norbert Grabianowski
* New member-Craig Elliott
My great uncle had a blacksmith shop on the farm back in Iowa, and I'm atte......
Craig Elliott 1
0/3 Tues, May 1st, 2007 Tues, May 1st, 2007
By: Craig Elliott
* New member - Davi
Hey everyone the title says it all really im a newbie and all my friends......
Andrew Davison 2
0/6 Mon, Feb 12th, 2007 Mon, Feb 12th, 2007
By: Mike Graf
* Bois D'Arc Forge opening
Hello to all blacksmiths in the NE Texas and SE Oklahoma area. Bois D' Arc ......
James Allcorn 1
0/7 Sat, Dec 2nd, 2006 Sat, Dec 2nd, 2006
By: James Allcorn
* Happy Feast Day!
Happy Feast of Saint Eloi. May your anvil never rust for want of work. ......
Dave Mudge 1
0/5 Sat, Dec 2nd, 2006 Sat, Dec 2nd, 2006
By: Dave Mudge
* New to the Group
My name is Jason. I am 29. I live in the top of Texas. I am looking to beco......
Jason Ivie 2
0/6 Thurs, Aug 17th, 2006 Thurs, Aug 17th, 2006
By: Mike Graf
* Berty Stubbs Blacksmiths
Hi guys. I just finished updating my website. Ive been writing a few art......
Berty Stubbs 1
0/8 Sun, June 4th, 2006 Sun, June 4th, 2006
By: Berty Stubbs
* Lorena B. Moore (ironwing)
Educated as a geologist, I'm a self-taught artist and blacksmith. I have b......
Lorena Moore 1
0/7 Tues, May 2nd, 2006 Tues, May 2nd, 2006
By: Lorena Moore
* Rick Hostler-newbie
Hello gentleman, I am a father of nine and spend a lot of time outside o......
Rick Hostler 3
0/8 Tues, May 2nd, 2006 Tues, May 2nd, 2006
By: Rick Hostler
* Wink Introduction
I'm a new blacksmith or probably a blacksmith in training. I've just gotte......
John Doss 1
0/7 Sun, Apr 2nd, 2006 Sun, Apr 2nd, 2006
By: John Doss
* Cool yet another newbie
Greetings. Don Elwell here. I came to blacksmithing through reenacting, w......
Don Elwell 1
0/7 Fri, Mar 17th, 2006 Fri, Mar 17th, 2006
By: Don Elwell
* Note Hi I'm a new member
Hi I have been interested in Blacksmithing since I was about knee high to a......
Mick Blake 1
0/7 Tues, Mar 14th, 2006 Tues, Mar 14th, 2006
By: Mick Blake
* Rodney Groshans (Roderick)
Hi, I'm Rodney, on these things I go by Roderick (or whatever). I don't ha......
Rodney Groshans 1
0/7 Wed, Nov 23rd, 2005 Wed, Nov 23rd, 2005
By: Rodney Groshans
* Cool Dan Taylor
I am presently a Journeyman Electrician, but prior to that I was a Journeym......
Dan Taylor 1
0/8 Sun, Oct 2nd, 2005 Sun, Oct 2nd, 2005
By: Dan Taylor
* Crazy David A. Gregory(aka Black Angus)
I am Black Angus, medieval artist extrodinaire! Among my many tallents(comp......
David Gregory 1
0/9 Tues, Sept 20th, 2005 Tues, Sept 20th, 2005
By: David Gregory
* Chuck Hess
Hi. I took my first blacksmithing lesson from Fred Caylor in August, 1983. ......
Chuck Hess 1
0/7 Wed, Sept 7th, 2005 Wed, Sept 7th, 2005
By: Chuck Hess
* Jeff Monder
Hi - I'm Jeff Monder (my handle is anvilring). I've been working with meta......
Jeff Monder 1
0/8 Tues, Aug 9th, 2005 Tues, Aug 9th, 2005
By: Jeff Monder
* luhhan
hej I'm new on this site, I'm art blacksmith from sweden, smithing 4 more ......
luhhan haral 1
0/7 Fri, July 22nd, 2005 Fri, July 22nd, 2005
By: luhhan haral
* luhhan
hej I'm new on this site, I'm art blacksmith from sweden, smithing 4 more ......
luhhan haral 1
0/7 Fri, July 22nd, 2005 Fri, July 22nd, 2005
By: luhhan haral
* Wink Justin
Hi. I am a artist-blacksmih in Ann Arbor Michigan. I am 14 years old and ha......
Justin Hamilton 1
0/12 Sun, May 22nd, 2005 Sun, May 22nd, 2005
By: Justin Hamilton
* Introduction
Hi names Bill Sutton handle-"tubal" started blacksmithing in the mid 50s my......
the Forge 2
0/13 Sun, Oct 24th, 2004 Sun, Jan 2nd, 2005
By: James Allcorn
* Sam
Howdy; I had my first exposure to Blacksmithing in 1956, at Ducketts Sho......
Sam Keller 1
0/12 Wed, Aug 11th, 2004 Wed, Aug 11th, 2004
By: Sam Keller
* Pam Sheirer
I consider myself a beginning blacksmith and metalworker - mostly self-taug......
Pam Sheirer 8
0/21 Wed, Aug 4th, 2004 Wed, Aug 11th, 2004
By: Michael Mara
* Michael Mara
Ok guys, I finally quit postponing it and posted a profile. Putting one's m......
Michael Mara 2
0/13 Fri, Aug 6th, 2004 Fri, Aug 6th, 2004
By: admin MSA
* A.C.Scott
I demonstrate every Saturday at the local crafts fair come rain or shine' ......
A.C Scott 1
0/11 Fri, July 23rd, 2004 Fri, July 23rd, 2004
By: A.C Scott
* Dick Sargent
I'm a full time blacksmith and have been for the past 35 yrs. Iwas t......
Dick Sargent 1
0/17 Sat, July 17th, 2004 Sat, July 17th, 2004
By: Dick Sargent
* Don Ziblis
A quick intro? Well lets see, I grew up in a suburb of Chicago,......
Don Ziblis 1
0/14 Mon, July 12th, 2004 Mon, July 12th, 2004
By: Don Ziblis
* Duane McGuire
Age 12 started hanging out in farm welding, machine shop. At that time the......
Duane McGuire 1
0/14 Thurs, July 8th, 2004 Thurs, July 8th, 2004
By: Duane McGuire
* Mike Horgan
I've been tinkering with stuff all my life. At 12 years, I heated up a V bl......
Michael Horgan 2
0/19 Thurs, July 8th, 2004 Thurs, July 8th, 2004
By: admin MSA
* Dave Uebele
Lets see, did metal shop all through high school, welding, machine, casting......
Dave Uebele 1
0/16 Thurs, July 8th, 2004 Thurs, July 8th, 2004
By: Dave Uebele
* Max Beal
Ive been into metal for about 3 yrs. I used to work in a metal shop in Bro......
Max Beal 1
0/15 Thurs, July 8th, 2004 Thurs, July 8th, 2004
By: Max Beal
* Terry Cowan
I've always been interested in blacksmith work. When I was about 7 years ol......
Terry Cowan 1
0/19 Thurs, July 8th, 2004 Thurs, July 8th, 2004
By: Terry Cowan

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