Welcome to SOFA, Creative and Friendly!

 

Southern Ohio Forge and Anvil (SOFA), an affiliate of ABANA, is a nonprofit organization that was formed in 1977. Its founders, Emmert Studebaker, Larry Wood, and Bob Zeller were inspired by ABANA and former Ohio Artists Blacksmith Association to create an organization to preserve and promote the art of blacksmithing.

 

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Upcoming Events

Open Forging

March 27 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 22, 2019

Open Forging

April 3 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 22, 2019

Monthly Meeting

April 6 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

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I saw a smith stand with his hammer, thus,
The whilst his iron did on the anvil cool.

– Shakespeare, King John

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