Basic Blacksmithing Level 1
Wednesday, September 11 – October 16, 6:30 pm – 9:00 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.
Price: Troy Historical Society Members: $270
Price includes all materials and 15 hours of instruction.