Virginia Institute of Blacksmithing

Setting the Standard for Artistic Blacksmithing Education

Seax Style Knife

July 4 - 7, 2022

July 4 - 7, 2022: Blacksmithing: Seax Style Evening Knife Class This is a during the week evening class for beginning knife makers. No experience is  ... more ›
Seax Style Knife

Build a Power Hammer

July 9 - 13, 2022

Due to overwhelming interest in this class, we are scheduling it twice! This class is the first offering, immediately followed by the second held July ... more ›
Blacksmithing: Build a Power Hammer

Build a Power Hammer Second Class

July 16 - 20, 2022

Due to overwhelming interest in this class, we are scheduling it twice! This class is the second offering, immediately following the first held July 9 ... more ›
Blacksmithing: Build a Power Hammer Second Class

Blacksmith's Knife - Hunter/Utility

July 23 - 24, 2022

Learn to forge a knife in this two day, blacksmithing centered, knife making class! The first day, you will start on the forge and anvil where you'll  ... more ›
Blacksmith's Knife - Hunter/Utility

Candlesticks

July 30 - 31, 2022

This class is dedicated to candles and the various ways of displaying/using them with decorative steel candlesticks. Students will make a table top  ... more ›
Blacksmithing: Candlesticks

Beginning Welding - Welding Cart

July 30 - 31, 2022

This hobby welding course will cover the basics of MIG welding. You will make a welder cart and gun holder. Add on the complete welder kit and leave  ... more ›
Beginning Welding - Welding Cart

Gift Certificates

Give the gift of an experience!  Certificates are good for one year from date of purchase.  We will email you the certificate after purchase for  ... more ›
Gift Certificates

Welding at VIB

Virginia Institute of Blacksmithing is proud to announce that we are bring hobby welding back! Welding Cart: The first project is to build a welding  ... more ›
Welding at VIB