Blacksmithing - Basket Twist with Michael McCarthy. #399-0525. 2 Days.
- When: Saturday, May 25, 2013, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- Where: Adirondack Folk School, Lake Luzerne
- Cost: $170
- Age limit: All ages
- Categories: Class, Workshop
Over the years, one of the signature decorative additions that traditional blacksmiths used to create a handle or show off their skills was called a basket twist. You’ll find these beautiful decorative additions on many of the finer fireplace tool sets and other items. In this class, you will learn several ways of making basket twists while also learning skills that will help you to become a better smith. This class is intended for students with prior experience.
Fee = $170 + materials ($20 - Est.)
NOTE: Hard shoes and long pants are required for student safety.