Blacksmithing - Hearth Tools with Michael McCarthy. #411-0921. 2 Days. Oct 19-20.
- When: Saturday, October 19, 2013, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- Where: Adirondack Folk School, Lake Luzerne
- Cost: $170
- Age limit: All ages
- Categories: Class, Workshop
The hearth was central to homes in the Adirondacks - and still is for many of us! In this class you will make your own hearth tools including a poker, shovel, and small rake. Learn essential blacksmithing skills: drawing out, bending, collar welding, and riveting. Construction details will vary depending on the skill level of the student. Beginner through intermediate blacksmiths are encouraged to attend.
Fee = $170 + materials ($25 – Est.).
NOTE: Hard shoes and long pants are required for student safety.