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Blacksmithing Workshop: Blacksmithing Overview and Forging Hooks

April 3, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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April 3rd 4:30 to 8:30 pm

(two spaces available as of March 7th)

This is a four hour forging session combining the Overview course with a Hook forging session.  In this session you will be introduced to the S and Jhooksblacksmith shop and the basics of blacksmithing with a gas forge, as well as shop safety, hammering skills and the varied properties of steel. After creating S-hooks (drawing out, twisting and bending) we will learn other blacksmithing fundamental (squaring, drawing out a taper, rounding, basic scrolling and punching) as we create a variety of J hooks. This will be a good introduction to blacksmithing and it will get you on your way to exploring more project based classes.

Member price: $90
Non-member price: $115
(Includes material fee)
              Call the Farm Office 907-451-0691 to register

Details

Date:
April 3, 2016
Time:
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Organizer

tom
Phone:
9074510691
Email:
calypsotom@gmail.com

Venue

Calypso Farm & Ecology Center
4780 Old Nenana Highway
Fairbanks, AK 99709 United States
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Phone:
(907) 451-0691