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  • Stackhouse Knives 11 Waiu Street Lower Hutt, Wellington, 5014 New Zealand (map)

Blacksmithing Evening Class
 $75 per session
(includes materials and consumables)

6pm - 9pm Thursday

This class is about learning by doing, the only objective is to come and enjoy the process of blacksmithing and forging. Students will be provided with a bar stock steel to work with. 

You will have full access to Shea's studio, the induction will cover basic use of the forge, blacksmithing tools, the power hammer, grinding and cutting tools and standard workshop health & safety practices.

*This class will cover:

Techniques may include but are not limited too:

  • Tapering

  • Squaring

  • Upsetting

  • Twisting

  • Drawing

  • Offsetting

  • Splaying

  • Hole-punching

  • Drifting

The class times will be from 6pm-9pm

Earlier Event: December 15
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Later Event: December 22
Book now: 1-Day Knifemaking workshop