Basic Blacksmithing Class

Saturday, Mar 13, 2021 at 8:00am

Black Horse Forge
29 Utah Pl Ste 107,
Fredericksburg, VA 22405

Free

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You must be a veteran, active duty military, or first responder (LEOs, EMS, fire, etc.) to register for this class. Participants will learn the fundamentals of blacksmithing and will forge small items such as a hook and bottle opener or cross. These small projects teach the fundamentals of tapering, scrolling, counter scrolling, twisting, offset shoulders, and punching. You will also learn safety procedures and become familiar with the equipment.

Please only register if you know you will attend. We have many veterans and first responders on our waitlists.

For more information about BHF, go to www.blackhorseforge.com or Facebook (BlackHorseForgeforVeterans) or email info@blackhorseforge.com.

Class size is limited to current COVID-19 restrictions. Bring your own mask and eye protection.

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