Join blacksmith Ralf Mehnert-Meland at Crooked Lane Farm for a day of blacksmithing on July 13. This class offers a hands-on introductory experience in blacksmithing techniques, safety, fire control, tools, and equipment. Students will use a traditional coal forge to create a number of basic projects, giving everyone a chance to learn hammer skills. Class fee covers the cost of materials, including coal and steel.
Students must supply the following:
- Safety glasses
- Ear protection
- Leather gloves
- Comfortable clothing suitable for the outdoors (cotton or wool only)
- Leather shoes
- Optional: Your favorite hammer (no claw-type hammers)
Class date and time: Saturday, July 13 from 9am to 3pm
Class size is limited to 5 students, aged 15 and older. An additional class will be added on Sunday, July 14 if there is interest. Once registered, students will receive additional information via email.
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