This 2 day course enables participants to grasp the importance of proper stance and technique at the anvil as well as the basics of fire control. 

Topics of study include:

FORGE SAFETY, FORGE / FIRE CONTROL, HAMMER CONTROL, TOOL USE, HAMMER DRESSING, PROPER TOOL  SELECTION, STANCE AND SWING MECHANICS, MATERIAL SELECTION AND LAYOUT, HEAT COLOUR IDENTIFICATION. BASIC SMITHING PRINCIPLES AND TECHNIQUES, YOUR OWN SHOP LAYOUT. A GREAT INTRODUCTION TO THE CRAFT.

Fees: $450 + Tax

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A $100 deposit is required to complete the registration for this workshop. You will be directed to pay the deposit via e-transfer, or with your bank/credit card via PayPal when we have confirmed the dates of the workshop. Cancellation Policy: Deposits will be returned, less processing fees, if cancelled a minimum of 3 business days in advance.

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