with Richard Tessier
The class will provide students with an opportunity to watch demonstrations of specific blacksmithing techniques, and tool use. Practice time will follow. This is a two day introductory course to explore the basics of the blacksmithing trade. Learn everything from wearing safety clothes to building and managing a coal fire. Learn what tools are needed to bend, twist, punch, drift, shouldering and forge welding.
There is a $10.00 fee for materials and fuel which will be paid to the instructor on Thursday night.
This TWO DAY workshop will begin Thursday, September 26, held at the Skowhegan Area High School
and end on Saturday, September 28 at the Malbons Mills Blacksmith Shop (lunch is included on Saturday).
Sep 26 - 28th, 2019
Thu for 1 week from 6:00 - 8:30 pm
Skowhegan Area High School
61 Academy Circle
Skowhegan, ME 04976 Get directions