2016 Public Events

  • Fort Abercrombie Living History Weekend, North Dakota, June 11-12, 2016
  • Fort Abercrombie Authors' & Crafters' Expo, North Dakota, July 30-31, 2016
  • Pipestone Civil War Days, Pipestone, Minnesota, August 13-14, 2016

2017 Public Events

  • Fort Abercrombie Living History Weekend, North Dakota, June 10-11, 2017
  • History Live!, Alexandria, Minnesota, June 23-24, 2017
  • Walnut Grove Family Festival, Minnesota, July 15 & 22, 2017
  • Fort Abercrombie Authors' and Crafters' Expo, North Dakota, July 29-30, 2017
  • Fort Pierre Bicentennial Celebration, South Dakota, September 16-17, 2017
  • Sioux Empire Arts & Crafts Show, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, November 10-11, 2017
  • Christkindlmarket Des Moines, Iowa, December 1-3, 2017

2019 Public Events

  • Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site Rendezvous, June 13-16, 2019
  • Walnut Grove Family Festival, Minnesota, July 6, 12-13, and 20, 2019
  • Fort Abercrombie Aber Days Weekend, North Dakota, August 3-4, 2019
  • Introduction to Tinsmithing Workshop (Instructor), North House Folk School, Grand Marais, Minnesota, August 9-11, 2019
  • Christkindlmarket Des Moines, Iowa, December 6-8, 2019 (pending application acceptance)

2018 Public Events

  • ​​​Fort Abercrombie Opening Day, May 26, 2018
  • Fort Abercrombie Living History Weekend, North Dakota, June 9-10, 2018
  • History Live!, Alexandria, Minnesota, June 22-23, 2018
  • Walnut Grove Family Festival, Minnesota, July 7, 14, and 21, 2018
  • Pipestone Civil War Days, Pipestone, Minnesota, August 11-12, 2018
  • Harvest Fest, Fort Sisseton Historic State Park, September 16, 2018
  • Christkindlmarket Des Moines, Iowa, Nov. 30-Dec. 2, 2018

Karl J. Schmidt

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In addition to making tinware, I also do historical tinsmithing at living history sites.  I dress in period clothing and demonstrate to the public the art and craft of 19th century tinsmithing.