Blacksmithing Workshops Listing

Educational opportunities and events for blacksmiths and those interested in blacksmithing.

Details and maps will be posted when available.

Rocky Mountain Smiths
2018 Workshop / Demonstration Schedule

Date Type Demonstrators Topic Class Limit Location Workshop Details
If a Workshop is full, please contact the instructor to be put on the waiting list. Click the Link Below
January   Open        
February 3 Workshop Scott Kretschmer Junkyard Steel Chasing Tools Limit 8 Kretschmer Shops
Loveland, Colorado
March 24 Demonstration Dave Osmundsen Grub Hoe No Limit Glen Badley
Greeley Colorado
Grub Hoe
April 21 Demonstration Stuart Shirley Blacksmith Helper No Limit Broomfield, Colorado Blacksmith Helper
May 12 Demonstration James Makely Making Specialty Vise Tools No Limit Living Design Studios
Lafayette, Colorado
Vise Tools
June 16 Demonstration Vicky Patty Hydraulic Press No Limit Kretschmer Shops
Loveland, Colorado
June 27, 28, 29, 30 Conference ABANA Visit the conference web page ABANA Conference   Richmond, Virginia  
July 14 Demonstration Evan Blackstock CNC No Limit University of Colorado  
July 21, 22 Demonstration   Hammer In   Victor Gold Rush Days
Victor, Colorado
August 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Conference Rocky Mountain Smiths Visit the conference web page RMS Conference Limited to 80 Colorado Rocky Mountain School
Carbondale, Colorado
August 25 Workshop Jodie Bliss Fold Form Flowers Limit to 10

Jodie Bliss
Monument, Colorado

September 15 Demonstration Carl Plehaty TBA No Limit

Carl Plehaty's Shop, Erie, Colorado

October 13 Demonstration John Switzer TBA No Limit John Switzer's shop
Beulah, Colorado
November 10 Demonstration TBA TBA No Limit Dan Nibbelink Shop
Berthoud, CO
December 1 Holiday Party Grant Mellenbruch RMS Holiday Party No Limit Grant Mellenbruch's
Lakewood, Colorado

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