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The Artist-Blacksmith Association of North America (ABANA) is the world’s largest Blacksmith’s organization. They publish a very classy colour magazine quarterly, The Anvil’s Ring, as well as a black and white “how to” magazine called The Hammer’s Blow. They also put on a big conference every two years.

To learn more, or to join ABANA, click here.


WANTED: Our youngest smith, Nowlan, is in need of blacksmithing tools. Please contact his Mum  Sheri Allarie <>

FOR SALE: Paul Reimer has a few anvils for sale. Contact him at