Beginning Forging-The Basics with Hank Simpson
Tuesdays: 6pm-8pm (class meets for two 2-hour sessions a month)
Class is limited to 6 students due to safety constraints.
Ages 8 years old and up (students ages 8-14 must be accompanied by an adult).
-June 8 & 15
-No July class
Class will consist of two 2hr sessions. Each session will start with a demonstration of the project or process and hands on examples of the finished piece will be shown.
Students will need to bring leather-welding gloves and wraparound eye protection. Gloves and eye protection will be available for purchase for $10.00 on site. Students will need to bring Gatorade or water for hydration.
Projects will consist of functional camp or wall hooks along with leaf letter opener. Students will also be taught to grind, brush and polish their forged pieces.
Metal and finishing tools for the projects will be supplied.
*Your emailed receipt is your confirmation for the class. If the class does not make, students who have already signed up will be contacted.*
*An annual $25 registration fee is required to enroll in monthly classes and private lessons. This fee is due one time per calendar year. The annual registration fee is waived for weekend workshops and Artist level members.*
Class will take place at the Shelby County Arts Council-105 West College St., Columbiana, 35051