Blacksmithing Introduction Workshop
Saturday 09 December 2023 to Saturday 13 January 2024 (MONTHLY event)
Blacksmithing Introduction Workshop, one-day hands-on experience.
Come spend a Saturday with them on this practical introduction to Blacksmithing, and go home with your very own hand forged results to show for it!
You will experience shaping steel with hammer and fire, as well as learn a bit about the forge, anvil, tools and techniques used in blacksmithing.
Blacksmithing overview: Tools, processes, safety briefing
All materials required (carbon steel, hammers, tongs, anvil, gas forge, PPE)
Forging your own project(s) with hammer and anvil
All instructions and support required
Please note: This is not a knife making workshop but an introduction to blacksmithing and forging.
Anyone over 16 years old with an interest in blacksmithing
Anyone able to lift a one kilogram hammer over the head and hammer 'for a while' (they will help if you get tired).
The workshop will be held in the back yard of their location in Brookvale, Northern Beaches Sydney. This is an industrial setting outside, under roof with basic facilities.
Does not cater for people with access needs.