If you're interested in forging steel, this workshop is designed for you. You will be introduced to the basic tools used by blacksmiths while learning about shop safety, the running of a gas forge and proper tool selection and handling. You will also learn tips and tricks of hand forging at the anvil. This introduction will teach you how to create personal objects such as wall hooks, fire pokers or forging samples. Come prepared to work hard and broaden your experience by sharing ideas in a well-equipped shop with others of similar interest. The main focus of this course is creativity, having fun and being safe.
Note: You must be 16 years of age or older to take this course.