Blacksmithing Beginners - Workshop - FULLY BOOKED
Come and feel the satisfaction of making your own unique, handcrafted blacksmithing tools.
Date: Saturday 10 May to Sunday 11 May 2014
Cost: $380, includes expert instruction, all materials, morning and afternoon tea and lunch.
Age: 16 years and over
All our Blacksmithing Workshops have a maximum of 8 participants to ensure everyone receives all the assistance and direction you require.
What will I do?
You will make a set of blacksmithing tools including a coal chisel, hot cutter, round punch, oval punch, centre punch and tongs.
As well as your tools, you will take away the basic skills of blacksmithing including operating a forge and using the tools and anvil.
After completing the beginner’s workshop, you are eligible to participate in the Blacksmithing Workshop – Advanced where you will make a set of fire side or barbeque tools. Then you can participate in the project workshops which include knifemaking, candelabra and mirror stand.
Meet your tutor
Blacksmithing workshops at Cobb+Co Museum are conducted by former Australian Champion blacksmith and farrier, Terry Drennan. Terry has nearly 40 years experience and has been teaching blacksmithing at Cobb+Co Museum for nearly 20 years.
How do I book in?
To secure your place in this workshop you will need to contact Cobb+Co Museum to register and pay a non-refundable $100 deposit. Please see our Terms and Conditions (261 KB) .
Spectators are welcome at all workshops.
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