Introduction to Blacksmithing - First Peak of the Blue Ridge

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Introduction to Blacksmithing

November 12, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

In this workshop students will endeavor to create decorative coat racks out of forged steel. All skill levels are encouraged to join as the workshop will cover a wide variety of essential blacksmithing skills; such as proper forging technique, fire control, and rivet assembly. Students will forge a number of hooks to be riveted onto a textured bar. Through the workshop students will develop a sound grasp of the fundamentals of blacksmithing and will be able to approach future classes with confidence.

Students should bring safety glasses, gloves, hearing protection, and wear all natural fiber clothes and leather shoes. Students may bring personal tools if they wish to.

Tuesday, November 12       8am – noon

$60 members / $65 nonmembers
$10 coal fee due at registration
$10 materials fee payable to the instructor at the time of the workshop♦


November 12, 2019
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Tryon Arts and Crafts School
373 Harmon Field Rd.
Tryon, NC 28782 United States
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