Blacksmithing 2 Day Project Workshop

Extend your blacksmithing skills and create a bearded Viking inspired hand axe

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Prerequisite: Blacksmithing Basics and Intermediate Workshops
Venue: Cobb+Co Museum, 27 Lindsay Street, Toowoomba
Date: Saturday 26 - Sunday 27 November 2022
Time: 7am-4pm (both days)
Cost: $430, includes expert instruction, all materials, morning and afternoon tea and lunch
Age: 16 years and over
Requirements: Please wear closed in boots (or steel capped), long trousers and long sleeves

All our Blacksmithing Workshops have a maximum number of participants to ensure you receive all the assistance and direction you require.

On the day

In this two day project class you will take your skills to the next level, creating a bearded Viking inspired hand axe. You'll learn techniques such as drawing, upsetting, squaring, rounding, forge welding and riveting, and barley twisting.

After completing this workshop, you are eligible to participate in other Blacksmithing Project Workshops.

Meet your tutor

Terry Drennan began training as a blacksmith and farrier in Melbourne when he was 21 years old. He has won the Australian champion in blacksmithing and farriery on many occasions. At the same time, Terry never lost the skills and enthusiasm for the other traditional facets of his trade such as making decorative gates and furniture. He has been teaching blacksmithing courses at Cobb+Co Museum for over 15 years.

How to book

Book online. Call the museum on (07) 4659 4900 for further information. 

Spectators are welcome at all workshops.

 

Event Details

Dates
26 November 2022 - 27 November 2022
Cost
$430 includes expert instruction, all materials, morning and afternoon tea and lunch.

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