Blacksmithing - Basic

Run by Burnaby Parks, Recreation & Culture

13+ yrs
Sessions offered between
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This introduction to blacksmithing starts with learning the importance of safety in a blacksmith's shop. The hands-on component has students lighting a coal forge, as well as making a coat hook and dinner triangle. Students will learn how to heating mild steel in a forge and shape it with a hammer and anvil. Completing this course fulfills the prerequisite for taking further blacksmithing courses. Students must wear steel-toed boots.Program requires completion of the PARTICIPANT PACKAGE.

Location and Program Information

Map to Burnaby Village Museum

Where: Burnaby Village Museum
Vancouver, British Columbia

Map to Burnaby Village Museum & Carousel

Where: Burnaby Village Museum & Carousel
6501 Deer Lake Ave, Burnaby, British Columbia, V5G 3T6

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