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Blacksmithing for Beginners

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Blacksmithing for Beginners


Learn the basics of blacksmithing in the historic Gasworks Museum forge. Choose one of two possible projects (decorative hook or fire poker) and take home a finished item which you have forged yourself.

What experience is needed

No previous experience is necessary.

What to expect

Under the guidance of tutor Kelly Gragg, you'll learn the basics of blacksmithing tools and forge fire management, along with a range of decorative techniques such as squaring, tapering, twisting, and scrolling. This is a one-day course.

STREAM 1: BLACKSMITHING FOR BEGINNERS Sunday 10:30am-4pm 1 session starting 19th September 2021
Ending 19th September 2021
Fee: $172.00
Dunedin Gasworks Museum, 20 Braemar Street, South Dunedin
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