Monthly Archives: March 2015

Early Iron

An Early Iron event will be held April 24 – 26, 2015 at Ashoken Center in Olivebridge, NY. This will highlight early smelting and forging. For more info go to

Mohawk Region meeting MARCH 28 2015

    Mohawk Region   Where: My shop in Cazenovia, 315 687 3045  When: 9:30 Am -2:00 pm  MARCH 28 2015    demo will be announced at meeting    Please bring your safety gear :eyes, ears, shoes, and DRESS WARM!!   All are welcome at our meetings.  Any interested individuals may visit two regional monthly meetings for free.  If anyone wishes to continue beyond […]

Fred Crist at Center for Metal Arts

Center for Metal Arts in downstate NY. Fred Crist will be here at the end of March to lead a 3-day workshop in sculpture-building. Fred is an old friend and teaches here about once a year. Here are the dates and more information:   On March 27-29, (Fri-Sunday) we’re hosting a 3-day sculpture-building intensive Blacksmihing for the Sculptor with metalsmith […]


NIAGARA FORGE Will be hosting the SPRING ALL HANDS MEETING at ANDY CHAMBERS SHOP, 1 Roberts Ave, BUFFALO. On the weekend of MAY 2nd and 3rd 2015. The demonstrator will be STEVE MANKOWSKI a member of the COLONIAL WILLIAMSBURGH BLACKSMITHS. Steve will be conducting a demonstration/workshop over the two days. Lunch will be provided. There is ample room for trailers and R.V’s. you are encouraged […]

March Rochester (Genesee) Regional Meeting

This coming Saturday, March 21st is our monthly meeting. We will meet at our shop in the Rochester Arc and Flame building at 125 Fedex Way in Gates. Our continuing goal for the this year is to cover the fundamentals of blacksmithing and assist members in creating a basic tool kit for pursuing work on their own. For our meeting […]