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 2022 Section 1, Starting on: 08/24/2022

This class takes place in person at Wasatch Forge (3390 W 8600 S, West Jordan). Class is limited to 8. Special fee is for supplies and studio rental. 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). Bring a large container of water or sports drink -- this is hot and thirsty work! Please view the University of Utah's current Covid guidelines for attending classes at https://coronavirus.utah.edu/

Date(s) Day Time Location
08/24/22 - 09/28/22 W 6:00 pm -9:00 pm SLC UT
Tuition: $270.00 + Special Fee: $80.00 = $350.00      

Instructor: Matt Danielson

Registration for this class is closed.
ONLY 1 SEAT LEFT!

Fall 2022 Section 2, Starting on: 08/25/2022

This class takes place in person at Wasatch Forge (3390 W 8600 S, West Jordan). Class is limited to 8. Special fee is for supplies and studio rental. 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). Bring a large container of water or sports drink--this is hot and thirsty work! Please view the University of Utah's current Covid guidelines for attending classes at https://coronavirus.utah.edu/

Date(s) Day Time Location
08/25/22 - 09/29/22 Th 6:00 pm -9:00 pm SLC UT
Tuition: $270.00 + Special Fee: $80.00 = $350.00      

Instructor: Matt Danielson

Registration for this class is closed.
ONLY 2 SEATS LEFT!

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