Pre-registration is required for this event: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/taste-of-blacksmithing-leaf-tickets-189246249627
Learn the basics of using heat, hammers, and anvil to form metal into beautiful and useful objects! In this 3 hour workshop, you'll learn
Learn the basics of using heat, hammers, and anvil to form metal into beautiful and useful objects! In this 3 hour workshop, you'll learn traditional blacksmithing methods including tapering, fullering and texturing while you forge a beautiful leaf. No previous experience necessary, we'll show you everything it takes to make! Class size is limited to 6 participants to ensure everyone receives one on one instruction.
Note: Additional class policies can be found on our website: https://www.lansingmakersnetwork.org/classes-and-workshops/class-policies/
What should I wear or bring to the class?
Please wear work boots or shoes made from leather or canvas (no nylon, it melts!). Wear natural fiber clothing (cotton is best). Safety glasses are required and will be provided, but if you have a pair you're comfortable in, consider bringing your own.
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
This workshop is only for those 16+. (Participants under 18 must be accompanied by an adult)
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Any questions, feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll try to get your question answered.