Advanced Blacksmithing Courses are not hands-on courses. Participants have the opportunity to watch and learn from master smiths.
This is not a beginner course and is restricted to graduates from the WDM Introduction to Blacksmithing course and those who have equivalent blacksmithing experience.
Phone 306-934-1400 or email us for more information about this course.
Advanced Blacksmithing 2017 - Shawn Cunningham
April 21-23, 2017
The format of this course will be similar to other advanced courses. Shawn will demonstrate at the forge while participants look on. Please come prepared to ask questions. It is not a hands-on course.
Registration deadline: April 13, 2017
More information and a gallery of Shawn's work can be found at http://www.frontstepforge.com/.
Advanced Blacksmithing 2016 - Mark Pearce
More information and a gallery of Mark's work can be found at http://www.mysticforge.ca.
Advanced Blacksmithing 2015 - Lorelei Sims
Image Courtesy Lorelei Sims
Lorelei is the author of The Backyard Blacksmith – Traditional Techniques for the Modern Smith. Information about the book and a portfolio of her work can be viewed at www.blacksmithchic.com. Lorelei also has a Facebook page, https://facebook.com/fivepointsblacksmithshop.
You can also watch Lorelei in a preview of the PBS TV show A
Advanced Blacksmithing 2014 - John Little
Advanced Blacksmithing 2013 - Matt Jenkins
"Thanks for the great weekend, food + fellowship."
- 2013 course participant
View Matt's work here: http://cloverdaleforge.tumblr.com
Follow Matt on Twitter: https://twitter.com/cloverdaleforge
Advanced Blacksmithing 2012 -
Sandra Dunn and Steve White
We were very pleased to host Sandra Dunn and Steve White who shared their creative skills with blacksmiths from across Western Canada. Sandra and Steve operate Two Smiths in Kitchener, Ontario where Sandra’s blacksmith skills are combined with Steve’s coppersmith talents in creative and mindful ways.
View Sandra and Steve's work here: http://www.twosmiths.ca