Beginner Blacksmithing

Free
Sat Jul 27, 2019, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (EDT)
The Artisans Guild, 181 W. Jackson Street, Millersburg, OH, USA  

In this introductory class to blacksmithing, Brad Birkhimer will teach students to forge two tools for their forge along with three different styles of S-hooks. The class will cover the history of blacksmithing, anvils, tooling, forges, coal, iron & steel, and fire building and maintenance.

Primary Skills Taught in this Class

  • Fire building and maintenance
  • Anvils and tools
  • Iron and steel
  • Drawing out
  • Upsetting
  • Twisting

Class Prerequisites

This is an introductory class to blacksmithing and does not have any class prerequisites.

Tool List

All tools and materials are supplied.

Materials

All tools and materials are supplied.

Other Information

Brad Birkhimer

The Artisans Guild, 181 W. Jackson Street, Millersburg, OH, USA
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