Next Step Blacksmithing with John Riddle
Saturday and Sunday, 9am-5pm
Jax Member $162 / General Public $200 / Deposit $50
Once students have learned the basic skills needed to safely operate a forge, John will take them the next step into the world of faces, flowers, forge welding and more. This class will briefly review safety and maintenance of a forge before plunging into a variety of activities including learning how to make candle holders out of scrap metal, making leaves, simple animal heads and basic flowers. Students will also get an introduction to forge welding and learning how to make some of the tools to forge with. Students in this class MUST have taken Beginning Blacksmithing or its equivalent.
Materials Fee: $20
Minimum Enrollment, 3: Maximum Enrollment, 12
Minimum Age: Responsible Young Adult
For more information go to jacksonvillecenter.org or call 540-745-2784.
The Jacksonville Center for the Arts
220 Parkway Lane South
Floyd, VA 24091