On the day make a traditional hatchet or pattern-welded knife in a range of styles such as a dagger, skinning or kitchen knife. Prerequisite: Blacksmithing Basics and Advanced Workshops.
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. 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.
Age: 16 years and over.
Requirements: Please wear closed in boots (or steel capped), long trousers and long sleeves.