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Introduction to Blacksmithing: Forging a Hook

Project Armory
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Nov 15 6:30PM - 9:30PM

Welcome to the first steps of blacksmithing. This class is designed to get the student in front of the forge and swinging the hammer to learn the basic techniques involved in blacksmithing. The student will make and walk away with a simple hook by the end of this three-hour course. Exercises include drawing the stock out to a taper, flattening over the edge of the anvil to form a shoulder, punching a hole, and bending. Basic tools, safety, and starting the forge will also be covered.

Other skills and training will be provided as needed during the class to help students achieve a basic competency and functional knowledge of blacksmithing skills. These fundamental skills and concepts will be critical to moving forward into more advanced projects.

NOTE: While we will eventually offer more complex classes (I.E. Knives) we expect our students to demonstrate a basic level of competency in later stages. This class will help you get there.

This introductory level class will be offered on an ongoing basis most tuesday- saturdays through early December and is only available by registering here through Eventbrite. We have space for ONE PERSON each evening so sign up early, spots will go fast!

Tools and stock metal will be provided.

Students must sign a release of liability waiver upon arrival.

Direct questions to the Project Armory Facebook page (pjarmory) or email (projectarmorysales@gmail)

WHAT TO BRING:

  • Safety Glasses
  • Closes Toe Shoes
  • Long Pants
  • Cotton Clothing - no synthetics
  • Water Bottle
  • Gloves are optional

ARRIVAL: Please arrive 10 minutes early to sign the release of liability waiver and be prepared to begin promptly at 6 pm.

PARKING: Please park in back of the large white building. You will see "Anew Moon" in the front of our building. We are located in the back - you will see us when you pull around.

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Introduction to Blacksmithing: Forging a Hook

Introduction to Blacksmithing: Forging a Hook

Nov 22 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Welcome to the first steps of blacksmithing. This class is designed to get the student in front of the forge and swinging the hammer to learn the basic techniques involved in blacksmithing. The…
 
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Introduction to Blacksmithing: Forging a Hook

Introduction to Blacksmithing: Forging a Hook

Nov 23 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Welcome to the first steps of blacksmithing. This class is designed to get the student in front of the forge and swinging the hammer to learn the basic techniques involved in blacksmithing. The…
 
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Introduction to Blacksmithing: Forging a Hook

Introduction to Blacksmithing: Forging a Hook

Nov 24 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Welcome to the first steps of blacksmithing. This class is designed to get the student in front of the forge and swinging the hammer to learn the basic techniques involved in blacksmithing. The…