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Blacksmithing: An Introduction

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Blacksmithing, an ancient craft now experiencing a modern artistic revival, is a fun and productive hobby that allows you to create many tools and products for use around the home.  In this introductory workshop, you will learn the basic tools of the smith, how to set up a portable forge using coal or charcoal, and then practice basic blacksmithing skills including drawing and bending metals. You will make a forged S-hook, a classic blacksmith product. 

Class Details

1 Sessions
Weekly - Sat

MIFOLS campus at Staebler

MI Folk School, Instructor 



Please read:  Participants must be 16 years old or older. Ages 16/17 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. The schedule includes one hour for lunch. Lunch not provided.



Mandatory Fees:


Registration Closes On
Saturday, September 21, 2019 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
9/21/2019 - 9/21/2019 Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Ann Arbor, MIFOLS campus at Staebler  Map MI Folk School, Instructor 

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