Wednesdays, September 12 – October 17, 6:30 – 9:00 pm
Experience the art of blacksmithing as it was practiced in the late 1850s with this six-week introductory course. Build a coal fire, work at an anvil and operate a forge. Discover how malleable iron can be as you make your own hand trowel while learning nine basic hand-forging techniques. Ages 12 to adult. Blacksmithing Classes at the Village are supported by the Michigan Humanities Council
Price: THS Members: $270/student; Non-members: $320/student. Includes all materials and 15 hours of instruction. No prerequisite.