Blacksmithing Classes

May 27-28, 2017: Blacksmithing: Build a Helmet

Helmet with Fleur 2You never know what is coming for you. Protect that noggin and look good doing it by building an awesome helmet. This is a beginning level course where you will learn techniques in cutting and building to a template, riveting, sheet metal shaping, offsetting, texturing and drilling, to name a few.
Class includes safe shop practices, fire management, efficient hammer techniques and basic forging.  All safety equipment and materials provided.
Saturday and Sunday, May 27-28, 2016
9am – 4pm both days
Tuition: $249 for the weekend

Please Note:   A parent, guardian or responsible adult must be on site for students under 18 years of age for the duration of the class.  Adults accompanying minors do not have to take the class, but they are welcome to if they wish.

After you have successfully registered for this class on PayPal by clicking on the Buy Now button below, PayPal should redirect to a page “What You Need To Know Before Class”.  This page contains some important information including how
to get into our facility on weekends.


Name of Student
Phone – used for cancellation



June 17 – 18, 2017: Private Class: Hebron Baptist Church

Projects subject to student interest. This private class will be based on the “Tips and Tricks of the Anvil” course.
Saturday and Sunday, June 17 – 18, 2017
9am – 4pm Saturday       12:30pm – 6:30pm Sunday
Tuition: $249 for the weekend

Please Note:   A parent, guardian or responsible adult must be on site for students under 18 years of age for the duration of the class.  Adults accompanying minors do not have to take the class, but they are welcome to if they wish.

After you have successfully registered for this class on PayPal by clicking on the Buy Now button below, PayPal should redirect to a page “What You Need To Know Before Class”.  This page contains some important information including how
to get into our facility on weekends.


Name of Student
Phone – used for cancellation


June 24-25, 2017: Blacksmithing: Build a Shield

Create a shield with your own emblem ready for mock battles.  This is a beginning level course where you will learn techniques such as (but not limited to) building to a template, riveting, bending, texturing and drilling.
Student made shields

Student made shields

 

Class includes safe shop practices, fire management, efficient hammer techniques and basic forging.  All safety equipment and materials provided.

Saturday and Sunday, June 24-25, 2017

9am – 4pm both days
Tuition: $249 for the weekend

Please Note:   A parent, guardian or responsible adult must be on site for students under 18 years of age for the duration of the class.  Adults accompanying minors do not have to take the class, but they are welcome to if they wish.

After you have successfully registered for this class on PayPal by clicking on the Buy Now button below, PayPal should redirect to a page “What You Need To Know Before Class”.  This page contains some important information including how to get into our facility on weekends.


Name of Student
Phone – used for cancellation


July 8 – 9, 2017: Blacksmithing: Leaves and Twists

You will make a simple Ivy leaf to a more complex acanthus leaf, plus simple split pineapple and laddered twists. Students will learn how to make decorative implements in steel. Class will culminate with the making of a Russian Rose.
Class includes safe shop practices, fire management, efficient hammer techniques and basic forging.  All safety equipment and materials provided.
Saturday and Sunday, July 8-9, 2017
9am – 4pm both days
Tuition: $249 for the weekend

Please Note:   A parent, guardian or responsible adult must be on site for students under 18 years of age for the duration of the class.  Adults accompanying minors do not have to take the class, but they are welcome to if they wish.

After you have successfully registered for this class on PayPal by clicking on the Buy Now button below, PayPal should redirect to a page “What You Need To Know Before Class”.  This page contains some important information including how
to get into our facility on weekends.


Name of Student
Phone in case of cancellation


July 15-16, 2017: Blacksmithing: Hook Rack and CandleStick

Hammer metal to create a candlestick and wall-mounted coat rack in this beginner level weekend course. This is a great technique course to learn beginning blacksmithing. Learn how to do curls, twists, stepping, bevels, drilling, riveting and more.

hookrack_candlestick

Class includes safe shop practices, fire management, efficient hammer techniques and basic forging. All safety equipment is supplied.
Saturday and Sunday July 15-16, 2017: 9am – 4pm
Tuition $249

Please Note:   A parent, guardian or responsible adult must be on site for students under 18 years of age for the duration of the class.  Adults accompanying minors do not have to take the class, but they are welcome to if they wish.

After you have successfully registered for this class on PayPal by clicking on the Buy Now button below, PayPal should redirect to a page “What You Need To Know Before Class”.  This page contains some important information including how to get into our facility on weekends.


Name of Student
Phone – used for cancellation