Advanced Blacksmithing

The word “advanced” in this context is perhaps misleading because you don’t need to be an expert smith to perform well in these courses. The Basic tool making course is a sufficient prerequisite. Additional proficiency will, however, enhance your results.

Advanced Blacksmithing – Fire Tools

This course focuses on a specific project, namely the construction of a 4 piece fire tool set with stand. Techniques such as twisting, riveting, hook making, sheet metal raising, scrolls and shepherds crooks combine to create the finished fire tool set.

Advanced Blacksmithing – Door Hardware

This project-based course covers the construction of a thumb latch, hook & eye, butterfly hinge and a strap hinge with a pintle.