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Rudiments of Blacksmithing V

Rudiments V can be seen as the second four weeks of four weeks of our Basics II Series.
In Basics II (Rudiments 4,5,6) each meeting starts with lighting the fire and adding another link to the chain. Then we get on about the rest of the class.

We will cover:
- Lap-welding and Cleft-welding and the heat control that goes with
- Scrolling-in-air, making a juggling ball
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Working to a drawing
- Working as Master and Striker, with and without set tools

and whatever might fit in or answer a question as time permits.

12 hours in 4 meetings    dates&times

Prerequisite:
Students must have taken Rudiments IV

Instructor: Carl West
$320
Maximum 4 students, one per forge

Gift Certificates for Rudiments of Blacksmithing V are available.
Note: If you are redeeming a Gift Certificate, contact us directly, we will see if we can set it up with our registration partners.

Please wear proper clothing for visiting or working in the forge: closed toe shoes (preferably leather, preferably high-topped. Sneakers are sufficient.), natural fiber clothing, long pants that cover the tops of the shoes. Click here for more safety information.


Dates and Times:
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Ongoing:

February 8, 15, 22 , March 8 (2017)
(No class on March 1)
Wednesdays 6:30pm - 9:30pm

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Upcoming:

This class is either:
- not upcoming on our schedule,
- or we've fallen behind in our clerical duties and not entered it in the database.
If you found it on our calendar page, we are planning to offer it on that date.

If you're interested in taking Rudiments of Blacksmithing V and it's not on the calendar, please tell us using our Waiting-List Page.

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