Basic Blacksmithing Level 1
May 9th, 16th, & 30th; 10:00am – 12:30pm
June 6th, 13th and 20th (no class May 23); 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Experience the art of blacksmithing as it was practiced in the late 1850s with this six-week introductory course. Learn how to work at an anvil, operate a forge and tend to a coke fire. Discover how malleable iron can be as you make your own hand trowel while learning 11 basic hand-forging techniques. Ages 12 & up. No prerequisite.
Troy Historical Society Members: $270
Price includes all materials and 15 hours of instruction.
Registration: call 248-524-3570 or visit our Village Store during regular hours.
Not a THS member? Save money on Blacksmithing classes and other programs when you join.