Artistic Blacksmiths Association of North Carolina
Artistic Blacksmiths Association of North Carolina

Resource List

Local Meetings

Triad Area Blacksmiths

Southern Foothills Blacksmiths

Triangle Blacksmith Guild

Brasstown Blacksmiths

Wilkes Teaching Forge

High Rock Lake Blacksmiths

Blacksmithing Schools

There are several schools in or close to NC that offer blacksmithing courses. Here are links to their sites.

John C. Campbell Folk School
One Folk School Road 
Brasstown, NC 28902

Penland School of Crafts
Post Office Box 37
Penland NC 28765-0037

Jacksonville Center for the Arts
220 Parkway Lane South, Suite 1 
Floyd, Virginia 24091

The Virginia Institute of Blacksmithing 
200 12th St 
Waynesboro, VA 22980 
Phone: (434) 960-9718 

For more blacksmithing schools and programs visit the ABANA website.