In this two-day, introductory course explore the basics of the blacksmithing trade. Learn everything from wearing safety clothes to building and managing a coal fire. Learn what tools are needed to bend, twist, punch, drift, and forge shoulders. After watching demonstrations of specific blacksmithing techniques and tool use, students will be provided practice time.
Thursday, October 13 - 6pm to 8:30pm and Saturday, October 15 - 8am to 4pm (lunch included)
There is a $10.00 fee for materials and fuel which will be paid to the instructor on Thursday night.