Below is a list of different organizations and groups to help you find local Blacksmithing resources in your area.

If you have a group that you would like added to our list please contact us.

Associations and trade groups

A.B.A.N.A : The Artist-Blacksmith's Association of North America is dedicated to perpetuating the noble art of blacksmithing. This is a great organization to find out about events or sub chapters that meet regularly. They also have a full list of links to resource information.



Blacksmithing and metal working schools

New England School of Metalwork


The Iron Forge Fire Forum; The Practical blacksmithing, bladesmithing, artistic metal working & hobbyist forum. This is a perfect forum for all skill sets and they sponsor an Iron In The hat "IITH" online every year.