Class Schedule

All two-day blacksmithing classes are $249 per student for the course (both days, 9am-4pm). The one day classes are $125.  The modern metal work/welding classes are $325 for the weekend.  Certificate of Artistic Blacksmithing classes are priced differently. Special workshops are priced individually. See the specific class page for more information.

Don’t see what you are looking for? Have a group? Looking for a unique Bachelor or Bachelorette party idea? Looking for a field trip for middle school or high school students? Contact us for Custom Blacksmithing Class availability! 

To search for a specific class offering, type part of the title in the box on the right. For example, to see all the Build a Shield classes, type Shield. To see everything listed for October, type October.

 

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Monday

Tuesday

June24 Build a ShieldFULL

Modern Metalwork and Welding- 5/25 1 spot left
25 Build a Shield(cont.)-FULL

Modern Metalwork and Welding(cont.)- 5/25 1 spot left
2627
JulyJuly 1 BSMTH 1112 BSMTH 111(cont.)3 Build a Hatchet 4 Build a Hatchet (cont.)
July8 Leaves & Twists

Modern Metalwork and Welding
9 Leaves & Twists(cont.)

Modern Metalwork and Welding(cont.)
10 Horse & Ram's Heads 11
July15 HookRack & Candlestick16 HookRack & Candlestick(cont.)17 Shelf Brackets18
July22 Build a Hatchet- FULL23 Build a Hatchet(cont.) - FULL24 Railroad Spike knife25
July29 Damascus -
the blacksmithing part of knife making
30 Damascus -
the blacksmithing part of knife making
(cont.)
31 Railroad Spike knifeAugust 1
August5 BSMTH 112: Certification Course6 BSMTH 112: Certification Course(cont.)7 Build a Hatchet8 Build a Hatchet (cont.)
August12 Modern Metalwork and Welding

 Tips and Tricks of the Anvil
13 Modern Metalwork and Welding

 Tips and Tricks of the Anvil(cont.)
14 Horse & Ram's head15
August19  Campfire Cookset20 Campfire Cookset(cont.)21 Hinges and door pulls22
August26  Build a Spear

Modern Metalwork and Welding
27 Build a Spear(cont.)

Modern Metalwork and Welding(cont.)
28 Railroad Spike knife

29
September2 BSMTH 101: Certification Course3 BSMTH 101: Certification Course(cont.)4 Railroad Spike knife

5
September9 Build a Hatchet

10 Build a Hatchet(cont.)1112
September16 Leaves & Twists17 Leaves & Twists (cont.)1819
September23 Hook Rack and Candlestick
Modern Metalwork and Welding
24 Hook Rack and Candlestick(cont.)
Modern Metalwork and Welding(cont.)
2526
September30 Build a HelmetOctober 1 Build a Helmet(cont.)23
October7 BSMTH 102: Certification Course8 BSMTH 102: Certification Course(cont.)910
October14 Damascus, The blacksmithing part of knife making.15 Damascus, The blacksmithing part of knife making.(cont.)1617
October21 Tips and Tricks of the Anvil22 Tips and Tricks of the Anvil (cont.)2324
October28  Build a Shield29  Build a Shield (cont.)3031
November4 BSMTH 103: Certification Course5 BSMTH 103: Certification Course (cont.)67
November11 Blacksmithing TBD - Fireplace tools?

Modern Metalwork and Welding
12 Blacksmithing TBD - Fireplace tools? (cont.)

Modern Metalwork and Welding(cont.)
1314
November18  Build a Hatchet - FULL19  Build a Hatchet -FULL(cont.)2021
November25 No Classes26 No Classes27 No Classes28 No Classes
December2 BSMTH 104: Certification Course3BSMTH 104: Certification Course(cont.)45
December9 Build a Hatchet
10 Build a Hatchet (cont.)1112
December16 Bells and Ornaments17 Bells and Ornaments (cont.)1819
December23 No Classes24 No Classes25 No Classes26 No Classes
December30 Build a Spear31 Build a Spear (cont.)12

Refund Policy: Class Refund Policy is that we will refund 75% of the class amount should you not be able to attend class after registration or you can transfer your payment to an equal or lesser cost class. If you have  additional questions, please feel free to email us at vibanvil@gmail.com

It is important to wear appropriate attire.  Only natural fiber clothing is allowed in the shop, absolutely no synthetic material.  Closed toe shoes or boots are acceptable, sandals are not.  Do not wear shorts or anything you do not want to get dirty.  The school is not heated or cooled, so please dress for the weather.  The office is partially heated.  Eye and ear protection is provided.