This basic class will give you the foundation needed to start out on your journey of blacksmithing. You’ll learn fire management, hammering methods, drawing out, upsetting, cutting, splitting, twisting, and convenience bending along with a demo of forge welding. Make punches and chisels and learn to harden and temper them. Heating material and heat management will be taught and much more.
- Friday, September 16, 2022 – 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
- Saturday, September 17, 2022 – 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
- Sunday, September 18, 2022 – 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
- Monday, September 19, 2022 – 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Instructor: Dick Sargent
Member Tuition: $480.00
Non-Member Tuition: $560.00
Material Fee: $100.00 Material Fee is added to the tuition fee in the shopping cart.
Location: AFS, 51 Main Street, Lake Luzerne, NY
Special Notes: Hard shoes and long pants are required for student’s safety.