Monthly Archives: March 2008

Swordsmithing – an ancient art

From The World Newspaper, Coos Bay, Oregon By Jo Rafferty Michael Bell started up the electric motor on a gigantic press he uses to shape the blades of Japanese swords. “Bam! Bam!” The dies clanked together on the approximately 3-foot-long … Continue reading

Oregon Knife Collectors Association (OKCA) Show, April 11-13

Once again, Dragonfly Forge will be attending the annual OKCA show in Eugene, Oregon. More information on the show can be found here. Michael Bell will be giving a one hour presentation at 1 PM on Saturday of the show. … Continue reading