Want to get started in blacskmithing but not sure where to begin? This week long intensive helps you build your skills as you build your own tools. It has a maximum of four students only.
The week will cover
- workshop safety
- using a gas forge
- using hammers and tongs to move and hold metal
- forging a point
- flattening metal
- bending, twisting metal into shapes
- punching holes
- cut off tools
- riveting tools
- swage tools
- gas forge
By the end of the week you should have a range of tools that you can set your workshop up with.
Cost includes: Tuition, insurance, materials, use of tools, gas forge components, workshop consumables, safety gear, morning and afternoon tea.
Need to bring: Lunch, appropriate clothing and covered footwear
Booking in advance is essential - very limited places
Venue Information - Cuppacumbalong
Cuppacumbalong Homestead is located at 21 Naas Road in Tharwa ACT. Park onsite at bottom of the driveway. Fridge and microwave available for storing and reheating lunches.