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There are modern day blacksmiths today how ever, they are few and far between. They can be employed by shipyards or be self employed creating various items from horse shoes to metal decorative gates and even pieces of art. in Canada there is something like 5000 registered blacksmiths. Black smithing is now considered to be a dieing art. a quick search on google can turn up some really amazingly crafted pieces by these talented people. Some people have a different full time job and then on there off days and free time are black smiths for added income. again though clientel to buy there items can be hard to find.
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What is a blacksmith?

Someone who is good with their hands. Someone who works with metal to make useful items. someone who works with iron making things like horse shoes

What is blacksmithing?

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What do blacksmiths do?

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blacksmiths shape metal by hand into horse-shoes, armor, tongs, spikes, and other iron things, by metling the metal in fire and banging it into the shape they want. Blacksmith

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Yeah the still do exist there jut few Of course Most do not Make Swords and armor Some other types of Stuff they make is Iron gates , Fine art , And iron Furniture And the mos

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How has nigeria changed in blacksmithing today?

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Can you find an operational blacksmith today?

Blacksmiths and farriers still work today, all over the world. A blacksmith makes things from metal; a farrier is a blacksmith who specializes in making and fitting horse
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Are there still blacksmiths today?

Yes, but there aren't a lot of them. Blacksmithing has become moreof an art - although, you can't shoe horses without a blacksmith'sskills.
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What does blacksmiths?

shoeing horses usually and all kinds metal repair