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Learn to Forge
Hammer hitting on hot metal on classic anvil
This chisel making class serves as an introduction to basic blacksmithing. Use a forge to heat pieces of steel red hot and hammer them into the shape of a chisel. Repeat, again and again, temper and quench.
The class covers:
- Safety and good practice
- Discussion of “smithing”: forging, drawing, heat-treating, and finishing
- Introduction to the propane forge and hand tools
- Shaping and drawing a blank
- Heat treating
Class open to youth ages 12-17, with an accompanying adult required for ages 12-14.
This is an off-site class, taking place at Alchemy Industrial Arts, 9392 Wardwell Ave NE, Bainbridge Island
Find more information and register by clicking on the ticket link or call the registrar at 206-842-4475 x216. Tuition assistance is available. Click here to apply.
Contact: 206-842-4475 x216
8890 Three Tree Lane NE, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
Free parking is available onsite.