Intro to Traditional Joinery

When: Aug 10th – 12th Cost: $500.00 per student *need to have taken “Just the basics #1 class” or demonstrate with pictures previous experience Using traditional hand forging techniques you learn the following           -slit and drift holes           -Punch Holes           -Form and set collars           -Wire Wrap Joints           -Forge a Tenon Using […]

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Tool making

When: July 13 – 15th Cost: $550.00 per student Tool steel forging Dressing and Heat Treating Class is make a tool to make a tool until you have a basic set of hammer tools     Tools made           – Center Punch           – Side Set Butcher           – Hot Cut           – Hole Punch           – […]

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Just the Basics: I

3 day class When:  June 8th-10th Cost: $500.00 per student. Classes are limited to 6 students per class. About the class: Students will learn basic blacksmithing techniques and process using the following tools:      Coal Forge: Starting and managing a coal fire      Gas Forge: regulating temperature      Oxy-Propane torch: Control Flame and Accuracy      […]

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Power Hammer Class: 101 Flat Die Forging

When: Oct 26th – 28th Cost: $650.00 per student Using flat dies only students will draw a taper using the “turn hit” method of stock reduction. Following the procedure of “make a tool to make a tool.” The following tools will be made           -spring fuller           -round fuller           -1/2 round bottom swadge           […]

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