Entries by Shane Kaminsky

CanIRON X 2015

Join blacksmiths from across North America and beyond for Canada’s next national blacksmith gathering, CanIRON X, taking place July 2nd – 5th, 2015 in Baddeck, Nova Scotia. The Cape Breton Blacksmiths Association will be hosting the 10th anniversary of Canada’s biennial blacksmithing event in the historic and picturesque village of Baddeck. Special international guests include […]

Pot Racks

Customized pot racks are always a popular item at Edmonton Blacksmith Shop. This one we named the Syrenka pot rack,  after the polish mythic guardian.

Edmonton Blacksmith Shop Arbour

We provided this arbour/trellis as accoutrement for a wedding ceremony site.  The two day turnaround requirement, dictated that this was an entirely fabricated piece.  The special aspect of this project was that after the ceremony, a cedar bench seat was installed and the unit was relocated to the couples garden on their acreage.  They will […]

Power Hammer

These are especially exciting times for us here at Edmonton Blacksmith Shop, we have been working on and testing a power hammer we designed, that will be a regular production item for us. The criteria for us was, design and build a pneumatic utility power hammer with premium durability and user ergonomics, while keeping it […]

Focus on Quality Blacksmithing

As a blacksmith who holds paramount, carrying on the tradition of pride and quality workmanship in every piece that my hand and hammer touches, I am always disappointed when I see a blacksmith who does not take pride or care in their work. This is not a space that I want to occupy on an […]