Blacksmithing - Hammer Making

This workshop is open to intermediate level students.

Participants will have the opportunity to make your own forging hammer for blacksmithing. The focus will be on techniques for making the traditional cross peen and/or rounding hammer. Time permitting other styles may be explored. Blacksmithing skills and processes covered will include punching, drifting, working with and as a striker and heat treatment. 

Details

Saturday August 5, 9:30am to 4pm

Cost: $150.00; Workshop fee includes materials and complimentary 3 hour studio time

Requirements: Participants must have close-toed shoes or boots, natural clothes, and hair tied back

14 +, Participants under 18 must have a parent/guardian present