This is the home page of cashenblades.com and Matherton Forge, the shop of Master Bladesmith Kevin R. Cashen. You may have noticed that you were redirected to this page from the old familiar cashenblades home page. This is a work in progress to bring you more content and information in an up to date, responsive format. Those looking for the familiar metallurgy and heat treat information can find it on the “information” link in the slider above, but soon there will be much more in a new and easier format.
Blade steel: 1084/15n20 pattern weld Grip material: Cocobolo Fittings: Bronze Blade length: 22″ Overall length: 29″ This is the actual sword that was created on the PBS television show “A […]
Starting in the spring of 2017 I have began offering private classes on bladesmithing here at my Matherton Forge shop. For 20 years I have been teaching bladesmithing at […]