Texas Select from Forged in Fire

Saturday and Sunday, April 2 & 3, 2022

Phenix Knives
305 E Main St
Bellville, Texas 77418


Cowboy Szymanski, Phenix Knives
Philip Schrei, Be Ready Bladeworks
Alex Ruiz, Volundr Forge
Atsatsa Antonio, RedKrow Forge
Billy Helton, Helton Custom Knives
Brian J Rognholt, Odin Forge
Buddy Thomas, Tree of Liberty Bladecraft & Forge
Chad Bozeman, Ogre’s Forge
Chad Kennedy, Chad Kennedy Knives
Chad Osborne, Osborne forge, forge a memory
Deke Parker, Parker Knife and Saddle Shop
Don Halter, KragAxe
Everett Stone, Stone Age Forge
Fermin Lopez, Taino Custom Knives
Forrest Ketner, Old Buzzard Forge
Jacob Sewell, Brave Hawk Forge
James A. Mays, Jr., Night Owl Forge
James Huse, Huse Knives
Jason Henderson, Fire House Forge
Jason Howell, Howell Knives
Jeff Peters, Old Wolf Forge
Jeff Wagenaar, Inferno Forge
Jesse Harrison, Harrison Metalworks
Robert Harrison
Jim McGuinn, Harris Creek Forge
Jim Poor, Flatland Forge
John C. Thunert, JT Knifeworks
Johnathan Sibley, Djinn Designs
Logan Brackin, Brackin Blades Forge
Michael Trinkman, Trinkovich Forge
Randy Caston, Caston Custom Blades
Ray Kirk, Raker Knives
Richard Epting, Epting Knives
Robby Bowman, Iron Mountain Metal Craft
Robert Rhino Soria, Rhino Ironworx
Shawn Shropshire, SDS Knifeworks
Tobin Nieto, Stonehaven Knife Works
Victor Gonzales, Knife Freak Knives
Brian Evelich, Faith & Fire Forge
Scott Helms, WKForgeworks
Tripp Gwin, G3 Knife Company
Jarrod Fiscus, Waving Hands Forge
Aric Davis, Cross-Hammer Knives
Jo Smith, Silver Anvil Blades
Bubba Cantrell, Belmont Bladeworks
Chris Farrell, Fearghal
Brian Luckey Easterling, Luckey Town Customs
Aric Fontaine, Fontaine Forge
Davy Wilson, Jehu Knives
Ethan Lee, ELEE Knives
Alan Kirby, Coconut Empire Forge

Texas Select from Forged in Fire

Are you a fan of The History Channel’s internationally popular Forged in Fire show?

Texas Select Forged in Fire on April 2 – 3, 2022 is your opportunity to meet the bladesmiths in person.

Cowboy Szymanski (1st season Forged in Fire) invites the public to meet and interact with 25 of his fellow Forged in Fire bladesmiths. This event will be hosted at Phenix Knives (9am – 4pm) located in the historic 1891 blacksmith shop at 305 E. Main St. in Bellville, TX 77418.

Texas has the distinction of producing more competitors and champions on Forged in Fire than any other state. Visitors will have the opportunity to see live demonstrations by many Forged in Fire notable bladesmiths, visit with them about their work, get pictures and autographs, purchase forged knives, as well as tour the blacksmith shop and Carriage House (the 1896 E.O. Finn building) next door. 

Jantz Knifemaking Supply and other vendors will also be on site to supply your knife-making needs, whether you are a beginner or an expert craftsman.

Phenix Knives is donating a custom knife forged from meteorite to the local Bellville Engineering, Science and Technology Booster Club which is being raffled off to benefit their summer science camp and scholarship fund. Raffle tickets can be purchased from BEST Boosters and at Phenix Knives.