Blacksmithing Basics: Grilling Fork & Decorative Hooks

Dates:
April 6, 2019  Check for other dates
Meets:
Sa from 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM, 1 session
Hours:
6.00
CEUS:
6.00
Location:
25 Sagamore Road Metals Studio
Instructor:
Joshua Swalec
Fee:
$175  Fee Breakdown
Notes:
For safety reasons we ask everyone to comply with the dress code policy in the Metals Department: Closed-toe footwear (no high heels), pants/shorts must go below the knee, long hair must be pulled back from the face and secured. If your class is scheduled to occur in the evenings after 5PM or if you arrive on a weekend before 10AM, please enter the facilities through our rear, handicap-accessible Studio Entrance across from the Parking Lot. The front entrance and offices lock at 5PM. As you enter through the Studio Entrance, please take a right if you are looking for the Ceramics Studio. Please take a left if you are looking for the Metals Studio or the Multimedia Studio.

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Course Description

Learn the basics of hand forging hot steel using fire, hammers and other hand tools. Learn tapering, scrolling, punching, and twisting to produce decorative hooks and a grilling fork. This class is limited to four participants to allow for intense, focused learning around this ancient art. Beginners welcome!

Fee Breakdown:
Student Fee: $145
Studio Fee: $5
Materials Fee: $25

Refund Policy

A refund is given upon request in writing at least two business days prior to first class meeting. No refunds or credits are given for student absences.

When course or workshop is cancelled by the WCC, a full refund will be issued. Email wccregistration@worcester.edu

The Worcester Center for Crafts generally follows the Worcester State University inclement weather policy relative to building closing and class cancellations, however there are times that evening classes, and weekend workshops differ from the Worcester State University weather policies. Click here for cancelations The Worcester Center for Crafts schedules make-up classes when possible for sequential classes.

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