Forge Your Own Hammer
This 2-day class will take participants through the entire process of making their own blacksmithing hammer. Punching, forging the hammer to shape, heat treating, and mounting it on a handle will all be covered. PREVIOUS BLACKSMITHING EXPERIENCE REQUIRED.
Derek Heidemann is the Coordinator of Historic Trades here at OSV and has been practicing traditional methods of blacksmithing since 2001.
$205 members; $255 nonmembers
Wear closed-toe shoes and clothes that you do not mind ruining. Previous blacksmithing experience is required.
All class registrations will close 1 week prior to the event.