Welding Basics: Horseshoe Crafts 

Horseshoe crafts for every level, begin with a simple heart or boot hanger or find a difficult project for more advanced welders. 

By Barbie the Welder
April 2018

horseshoe crafts, welding basics, horseshoe art


Horseshoe Crafts (Racehorse Publishing, 2017), by Barbie the Welder, is filled with over thirty different crafts made from horseshoes. Whether you are an expert welder or just starting out, find the right craft for you. This excerpt is located in “Home Décor.” 

Welding Basics

Welding is a delicate art, but once mastered, metal is a blank canvas limited only by the imagination! Every welder has a process she or he prefers, whether it be MIG, TIG, Stick, or Flux-core. They all work for welding art, so the choice is up to you.If this is your first time welding, there are thousands of videos online that can help you get familiar with your machine, or you can refer to its owner’s manual to get started.