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When:
March 22, 2017 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
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Where:
Calypso Farm and Ecology Center
4780 Old Nenana Highway
Fairbanks, AK 99709
USA
Cost:
$75 (Calypso members); $90 (non-members)
Contact:
Tom Zimmer
907-451-0691

Blacksmithing: Forging Handles –  A collaboration between the Folk School and Calypso Farm and Ecology Center

Instructor: Tom Zimmer

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Through Forging Handles we will explore the processes of twisting, bending and chiseling. The resulting handles will take on a variety of forms depending on the stock and sequences we use. This will be a great chance to hone your smithing techniques as you create handles (such as door handles and drawpulls).

(*The Blacksmithing Overview is a prerequisite class.)

Date: Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Time: 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Ages of students: 15 and up

Maximum number of students: 4

Cost: $75 (Calypso members); $90 (non-members) (includes all materials)

Location: Calypso Farm and Ecology Center, 4780 Old Nenana Hwy., Fairbanks, AK 99709


To register for this class, please call Calypso Farm at 907-451-0691.

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