The Artist Blacksmiths Association South Australia was formed in 2008 to provide support, to further training, to share skills and provide communication and networking opportunities for our members and interstate colleagues.
A.B.A.S.A Inc currently has over 50 members ranging from beginners to very experienced blacksmiths.
We welcome anyone interested in the craft of blacksmithing, who are interested in practising, learning and sharing the knowledge of blacksmithing, in all its forms. Please join us in promoting the art of the blacksmith and educating the public about our craft.
OPEN HOURS:– Our forge at Penfield is open for our members on Saturdays and Tuesdays from 10am till 3.30pm.
The last Sunday of the month is allocated to our female members as a ‘Blacksmith Doris Day’ with the hours from 10 am till 3 pm
A fee of $12 is charged for the days forging plus a nominal charge if materials are required to be purchased.
Home Base: Penfield Forge (Within the Penfield Sporting Association grounds)