Conferences

Scott Hamlin

Thank you Scott for putting on the auction to raise funds for the upcoming CanIRON in Baddeck. Scott Hamlin is a dedicated blacksmith who is passionate about the art and wanting to promote the craft. For those who didn't have the opportunity…

February already?

Well those buck-toothed rodents have given their predictions and Shebenacadie Sam has his head screwed on right. Just cleaned up another 30cm off the driveway. Wiarton Willie? Well what can you say he's an Upper Canadian    2015 is here and you…

On y va! Let’s go!

Où? À Trois-Rivières certainement. Il y aura la première CanIRON au Québec cette année. Pour 3 jours le lieu historique national du Canada des Forges-du-Saint-Maurice sera la rendez-vous du forgeron pendant CanIRON IX. Il y a plus des renseignements au site…

Cape Breton Blacksmiths Association | Forge 300

Forge300 is Cape Breton’s first international blacksmithing event! Taking place at the Fortress of Louisbourg July 4-7th 2013, the event coincides with the Fortress’ 300th birthday party. Already being toted as “the place to visit in Canada in 2013″ by…

Cape Breton Blacksmiths Association | Forge 300

Forge300 is Cape Breton’s first international blacksmithing event! Taking place at the Fortress of Louisbourg July 4-7th 2013, the event coincides with the Fortress’ 300th birthday party. Already being toted as “the place to visit in Canada in 2013″ by…

[ABANA] Conference Demonstrators

Excerpt from ABANA Conference Demonstrators webpage Becky Little – Nova Scotia, Canada      Website: Dragonfly Forge Becky Little will create a coat rack with her whimsical style. I cannot wait to see what else she has prepared for us! via…

CanIRON 8 in Fergus, Ont.

CanIRON VIII is being hosted by the Ontario Artist Blacksmiths Association (OABA). The Dates are Thursday, 28 July to Monday, 01 August. Check the Caniron website, in addition to the RSS feed on our website here in Column 2 with…

ACB Conf Day 2

Started off the morning with Mark Asprey giving demo’s on a bottom swage blank, a chisel and crimping stake. In the process he discussed techniques in prepping your work, hammer control, anvil effect and several other items. Here’s some photos…