Basic Blacksmithing

Instructor: Carmen Legge 

Date: November 30 & December 1st

Time: 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Learn the basics of working iron and steel at Ross Farm Museum’s traditional forge. Working with safety in mind, you will learn about the proper materials, equipment, and coal. Basic blacksmithing techniques will be taught such as heating, drawing, upsetting, twisting, tempering and forge welding metal. This workshop will teach you the essentials to do your own blacksmithing.

Participants: Min 2 - Max 3  

Cost for 2-day workshop: $225 + HST

To register call 1-877-689-2210 or email

Deadline for registration: November 24th

Please dress for the weather, steel-toed boots are required.