CBA







CALIFORNIA BLACKSMITH ASSOCIATION

Welcome to the CBA website

CBA is a nonprofit corporation dedicated to educating smiths and preserving the art and craft of blacksmithing.

Started in 1977, by a group of 17 California blacksmiths, CBA has developed into a thriving group of over 650 blacksmiths and enthusiasts. We are a diverse group of men and women whose common interest is a passion for metal. Our non-profit, volunteer organization is dedicated to keeping the tradition, art and craft of blacksmithing alive.

CBA welcomes anyone interested in blacksmithing, from beginners to professionals.  Be sure to join us so you can enjoy the people, events and resources that make the CBA a valuable organization.

Become a member

Enjoy the benefits of CBA membership. Join the community of California Blacksmiths.

Join us

Renew Your Membership!

Renewals received before April 1 will receive (free) a copy of the new CBA Wall Calendar.

Renew

Upcoming events

August 07, 2015 9:00 AM • 2801 Giant Road, Bldg. 1, Richmond CA 94806
September 26, 2015 • Lake Mathews
October 02, 2015 • Fritz Hagist’s ranch in Cazadero, CA
April 28, 2016 • Ferndale, CA

INSTALLATION OF THE TOBY HICKMAN MEMORIAL SCULPTURE

Toby Hickman Memorial Bench

Sculpture Installed June 27, 2015

Westport, CA


MEMBER ADVANTAGES

  • A subscription to "California Blacksmith" our bi-monthly publication
  • Online access to "California Blacksmith" magazine archives
  • Access to CBA conferences and events as well as our educational programs and workshops
  • Access to our brick and mortar library, which houses hundreds of books and DVDs
  • The option for your own gallery page on the CBA website

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