Welcome to Pondwater Forge

At pondwaterforge.com, we blend the age-old art of blacksmithing with the precision of modern knifesmith techniques. Based in Clover, South Carolina, our forge crafts one-of-a-kind pieces that are as durable as they are beautiful.


Custom Knifemaking

Custom-made knives tailored to your style and needs. Unique designs and superior craftsmanship.

Decorative Blacksmithing

Bespoke decorative blacksmithing to enhance any space with elegance and character. Expertly crafted to your vision.

Restoration Services

Expert restoration of metal items, reviving old or damaged pieces with skilled craftsmanship and attention to heritage.

Frequently Asked Questions

What custom options are available for knives?

Customers can customize blade shape, size, handle material, and design. We work closely with you to ensure the finished knife meets your specifications and expectations.

How long does it take to complete a custom blacksmithing project?

The completion time for a custom project can vary depending on the complexity and size of the order. We provide a timeline estimate during the consultation phase.

Can you restore any metal item?

While we strive to restore a wide range of metal items, the feasibility depends on the item's condition and material. We assess each piece individually to determine the best restoration approach.

Contact us

Reach out for custom projects or inquiries.


Clover, South Carolina, United States


About us

Pondwater Forge stands at the crossroads of tradition and innovation. Founded in Clover, South Carolina, our forge is a sanctuary where the ancient craft of blacksmithing meets cutting-edge design. We specialize in both knifesmith and blacksmith work, creating pieces that are not only functional but also beautiful works of art. Each piece we craft tells a story and carries with it a piece of history, reimagined for today's world. Our commitment to excellence and passion for the craft ensures that each creation from our forge is a testament to the enduring art of blacksmithing.