Blacksmithing: An Introduction
Lifelong Learning

Blacksmithing in the modern world is rooted in creating art and tools with fire and force. This is a beginner class designed to give you a taste of what being a blacksmith is all about as you use contemporary and antique equipment to learn the ancient skill of forging steel with hammer and anvil. You will learn hammer control, the different parts and ways to strike an anvil, and how to use them to maximize your effort. All class projects are designed to use the skills you develop to enhance your capabilities.

Questions? Call Lifelong Learning at 801-587-5433 or use our online form.

Class Sections For Blacksmithing: An Introduction (LLCFT 274)

Fall 2021 Section 1, Starting on: 08/25/2021

This class takes place in person at Wasatch Forge (3345 S 300 W, #5-A, SLC). Special fee is for supplies and studio rental. Class is limited to 8. Wear closed-toe shoes and natural fiber clothing. Students must bring their own above-the-wrist leather work gloves and safety glasses (both can be found at home stores). Please bring a large container of water or sports drink -- this is hot and thirsty work!

Date(s) Day Time Location
08/25/21 - 09/29/21 W 6:00 pm -9:00 pm SLC UT
Tuition: $319.00 + Special Fee: $70.00 = $389.00      

Instructor: Matt Danielson

Class has started for this section
ONLY 2 SEATS LEFT!

Fall 2021 Section 2, Starting on: 08/26/2021

This class takes place in person at Wasatch Forge (3345 S 300 W, #5-A, SLC). Special fee is for supplies and studio rental. Class is limited to 8. Wear closed-toe shoes and natural fiber clothing. Students must bring their own above-the-wrist leather work gloves and safety glasses (both can be found at home stores). Please bring a large container of water or sports drink -- this is hot and thirsty work!

Date(s) Day Time Location
08/26/21 - 09/30/21 Th 6:00 pm -9:00 pm SLC UT
Tuition: $319.00 + Special Fee: $70.00 = $389.00      

Instructor: Matt Danielson

Class has started for this section
ONLY 4 SEATS LEFT!

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