Forged in Fire Workshop
Saturday 09 December 2023 to Sunday 31 December 2023 (WEEKLY event)
Forged In Fire Workshop, one-day hands-on experience.
Come spend a Saturday with them on this hands-on workshop, 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 when making a chef blade.
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
Quenching the blade in oil and grinding to your design
All instructions and support required
Please note: To send you home with something you can use in the kitchen for years to come in a single day we attach a ready made wooden handle at the end of the day, you will not make the handle.
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.