Forge Welding

Forge Welding

Register for April 29, 2018 from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Forge welding is a process that has been integral to blacksmithing since the beginning of the Iron Age. Students will learn the basics of this process by making a chain. Other forge welding techniques will also be discussed.

Instructor:
Derek Heidemann is the Coordinator of Men’s Crafts here at OSV and has been practicing traditional methods of blacksmithing since 2001. 

Fee:
$105 members; $130 nonmembers

Materials Fee:
$15 

Advisory:
Wear closed-toe shoes and clothes that you do not mind ruining.

Note:
All class registrations will close 1 week prior to the event.

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