Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools, including a coal chisel, hot cutter, round punch, oval punch, centre punch and tongs. As well as your tools, you will take away the basic skills of blacksmithing including operating a forge and using the tools and anvil.
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 and has been teaching blacksmithing courses at Cobb+Co Museum for over 15 years.
After completing this workshop, you are eligible to participate in the Blacksmithing Advanced Workshop where you will make a set of fire side or barbecue tools. Then you can participate in the Project workshops which include knife making and decorative pieces.