CBA







CALIFORNIA BLACKSMITH ASSOCIATION

CBA Events

Upcoming events

    • July 26, 2019
    • July 27, 2019
    • CA
    Register

    2019 HARD ROCK HAMMER-IN

    DATE: July 26 - 27, 2019

    REGISTRATION:

    Register online until July 17th.
    After that date, register at the site.

    FLYER: hard rock flyer.pdf

    LOCATION:  Nevada County Fairgrounds, Grass Valley

    PRICE:

    $75 (both days), $50 single day.  Includes all meals (breakfast/lunch/BBQ dinners)

    *You must be a CBA member to participate.

    CAMPING:  available through the Nevada County Fairgrounds

    DEMONSTRATIONS: 

    Blade Sharpening  - Daniel Frazer

    Jazz Team forging another Instrument

    Forged In Fire Contestants

    CONTESTS: Linda Murphy's Third Wind Chime Contest

    FOR ADDITIONAL INFO CONTACT: Denis Murphy - Cell: (530)575-9726, Home: (530)272-1211.



    • August 16, 2019
    • August 18, 2019
    • CA
    • 35
    Register

    ROARING CAMP HAMMER-IN 2019

    DATE: August 16-18, 2019

    *This event will be limited to the first 50 registrants

    LOCATION: 5401 Graham Hill Road, Felton

    DIRECTIONS:

    SR-17 to Scotts Valley.  Take exit #3 at Mt. Hermon Rd., turn right and drive 3.5 miles to Felton.  Turn left on Graham Hill Road, and drive 1/2 mile to Roaring Camp (it’s on your right, 5401 Graham Hill Road)

    DEMONSTRATORS:

    Lester Markarian
    Heather McLarty & Kirk McNeill - making a sculpture
    Dan Perkins - workshop
    Roy Holmberg - craftsman-style joinery
    Celeste Flores
    - workshop

    GALLERY - IRON IN THE HAT - NAIL TREE

    COST:

    Full Hammer-In - $120 Early Bird, $130 after July 31, 2019
    Single Day - $80 Early Bird, $100 after July 31, 2019

    *Parking, meals, Saturday night banquet are included with registration

    MEALS:
    B
    arbecue Saturday evening steak dinner included in the cost of registration.  For other meals, Roaring Camp has a food court that serves a variety of different menu items. Felton ( <1 mile away) has restaurants and markets.

    ACCOMMODATIONS:

    On-site tent camping will be available at Roaring Camp.  Camping may be available in Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, Big Basin State Park, and some private parks near Felton.  There are many hotels and motels in and around Ben Lomond (4 miles away), Scotts Valley (4 miles), and Santa Cruz (7 miles).

    DESCRIPTION: 

    This is a hands-on workshop, for CBA Members ONLY, of all levels.  Bring forge, anvil, and/or tools, if you like.  We will have several forging stations available. Safety glasses and hearing protection are required.  Prepare for warm weather!



    .


     


    • September 27, 2019
    • September 29, 2019
    • CA
    • 30

    WAYNE'S WORLD 2019

    DATE: Sept 27 - 29, 2019

    REGISTRATION: Online at www.calsmith.org ONLINE REGISTRATION WILL BE OPEN TILL SEPTEMBER 22. After Sept 22 please register on site.

    Register by mail
    Make check payable to CBA
    CBA Secretary Herb Upham
    4747 Vine Hill Road
    Sebastopol, CA 95472

    CONTACT:  TBD

    LOCATION: TBD

    COST: TBD

    CAMPING: TBD

    SCHEDULE:  TBD

    DEMONSTRATOR: TBD

    IRON IN THE HAT: TBD

    DESCRIPTION:

    Coming soon.
    • October 04, 2019
    • October 06, 2019
    • CA
    • 180

    OCTOBERFEST 2018

    DATE: Oct 4 - Oct 6, 2019

    LOCATION: TBD

    CONTACT: TBD

    REGISTRATION: ONLINE REGISTRATION WILL BE OPEN TILL OCTOBER 2nd.
    After October 2nd please register on site.

    Limited to 180 members.

    Register by Mail: Make check payable to CBA.
    CBA Secretary Herb Upham
    4747 Vine Hill Road
    Sebastopol, CA 95472

    COST: TBD

    MORE INFORMATION: TBD

    DEMONSTRATORS: TBD

    DESCRIPTION: Coming soon


    • April 30, 2020
    • May 03, 2020
    • Ferndale, CA

    SPRING CONFERENCE 2020
    Beginning to Artist

    DATE: April 30- May 3, 2020

    LOCATION: Victorian Village of Ferndale, CA

    FLYER: SpringConference_2020.pdf

    ONLINE REGISTRATION: TBD

    MAIL-IN REGISTRATION FORM: TBD

    CONTACT & GENERAL CHAIRMAN:  TBD

    SCHEDULE: TBD


    CONFERENCE FEES:

     Conference Fees  Before April ..., 2020
     After April ..., 2020
     Full Conference   TBD  TBD
     Single  Day  TBD  TBD
     Saturday Banquet Dinner Ticket  TBD  TBD
     Banquet Dinner for Children 12 and under  TBD  TBD





    Members with a Family Membership can register up to two additional family members as conference participants at half price. Individuals registered as guests must be listed on your CBA family membership and be part of the same household. For larger families please contact Herb Upham at 707/823-1251 or secretary@calsmith.org.

    Members with Business Membership can sign up unlimited number of business associates at full price.

    Members of ABANA or ABANA-affiliated blacksmith organizations who want to attend Spring Conference 2020 need to purchase Event Only Temporary membership prior to registering for the event. Get Event Only Temporary membership.

    Non-participating attendees - family members and friends - free.


    ACCOMMODATIONS:
    TBD

    RV AND CAMPING RESERVATIONS: TBD


    DESCRIPTION

    TBD


    DEMONSTRATORS

    Principal Demonstrators

    TBD

    Demonstrators

    TBD


    EDUCATION

    Education Area: 


    TBD

    Hands-On Interactive Coaching

    Mini workshops

    Kids forging area

    Contests


    GALLERY AND AUCTION

    IRON IN THE HAT

    VENDORS

    TAILGATE SALES




Past events

April 25, 2019 SPRING CONFERENCE 2019 - CBA Event
March 30, 2019 INSTRUCTOR TRAINING - ORANGE COUNTY - CBA Event
March 14, 2019 WEAVERVILLE INSTRUCTOR TRAINING - CBA Event
January 26, 2019 TOOLING UP THE CBA FORGES - CBA Event
October 05, 2018 OCTOBERFEST 2018 - CBA Event
September 29, 2018 WAYNE'S WORLD 2018 - CBA Event
August 17, 2018 ROARING CAMP HAMMER-IN - CBA Event
June 01, 2018 2018 HARD ROCK HAMMER-IN
April 12, 2018 SPRING CONFERENCE 2018 - CBA Event
March 10, 2018 GAS AND COKE FORGE WORKSHOP - CBA Event
February 10, 2018 HAND AXE WORKSHOP - CBA Event
January 20, 2018 TOOL-MAKING WORKSHOP - CBA Event
November 12, 2017 KITCHEN UTENSIL CLASS - CBA Event
October 29, 2017 BITS N PIECES- CBA Event
September 29, 2017 OCTOBERFEST 2017 - CBA Event
August 18, 2017 ROARING CAMP HAMMER-IN - CBA Event
May 27, 2017 CHRISTOPH FRIEDRICH WORKSHOP
May 19, 2017 HARD ROCK HAMMER-IN
April 27, 2017 SPRING CONFERENCE 2017 - CBA Event
March 16, 2017 WEAVERVILLE INSTRUCTOR TRAINING - CBA Event
January 21, 2017 CBA BOARD MEETING - CBA Event
January 21, 2017 TONG-MAKING WORKSHOP - CBA Event
December 03, 2016 KITCHEN UTENSIL CLASS, FRANSIS LEIDINGER - CBA Event
October 29, 2016 LOW-RELIEF CHASING, FRANCIS LEIDINGER - CBA Event
September 30, 2016 OCTOBERFEST 2016 - CBA Event
September 24, 2016 WAYNE'S WORLD - CBA Event
August 19, 2016 HAMMER-IN AT ROARING CAMP RAILROADS - CBA Event
April 28, 2016 SPRING CONFERENCE 2016 - CBA Event
January 30, 2016 CBA FORGE BUILDING WORKSHOP
December 05, 2015 KITCHEN UTENSIL/BBQ TOOLS WORKSHOP
October 24, 2015 CALIFORNIA BLACKSMITH ASSOCIATION INSTRUCTOR TRAINING - CBA Event
October 02, 2015 OCTOBERFEST - CBA Event
September 25, 2015 WAYNE'S WORLD - CBA Event
September 25, 2015 Instructor Training at Wayne's World
August 07, 2015 Roberto Giordani Workshop
May 22, 2015 Frederic Crist Workshop
April 23, 2015 SPRING CONFERENCE - CBA Event
March 19, 2015 Instructor Training - Weaverville
January 17, 2015 REBUILD AN ANVIL - CBA Event

Appropriate eye protection is required and must be worn during all California Blacksmith Association sponsored workshops and demonstrations, be it as a demonstrator, helper, instructor, observer or participant. By registering or attending such events, you agree that you understand these requirements, that you will bring your personal eye protection to all such events , and that you will wear the eye protection as required.


The California Blacksmith Association bylaws prohibit harassment-in keeping with state and federal laws-at any CBA sponsored meetings, activities or events. That includes but is not limited to harassment based on race, religion, creed, national origin, sexual orientation or gender.

Copyright ©2018 California Blacksmith Association. All Rights Reserved.          

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software