Becoming a Blacksmith in Santa Fe, New Mexico
A blacksmith is a metalsmith who creates objects from wrought iron or steel by forging the metal, using tools to hammer, bend, and cut.
Compare to a teacher who only makes
in New Mexico
Tools of the Trade
Cross Pein Hammer
What Blacksmiths Love About Their Trade
It's a timeless craft.
Pride in a job well done.
Getting to work with hands.
Not Customer Facing
Variety of Tools
Art and a Science
There are specializations within the trade.
Fairly low startup but does require a shop.
You must be good at marketing yourself.
Cities With The Highest Paying Blacksmith Jobs In New Mexico
Clovis Portales, NM
Las Cruces, NM
Santa Fe, NM
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