This class will allow a parent/grandparent to work with a child as they learn historic blacksmithing techniques in a historic setting. Everyone will get to make several small, hands-on projects, such as small dinner triangles and hooks, while learning about proper safety in a workshop environment.
All costs of materials are included in the cost of the class. Dress for working in a shop and for the weather (shop is heated by a wood-burning stove only).
Please bring heavy work gloves, eye protection, and water bottle.
Number of Participants: Minimum 3, Maximum 5; Ages 10 and up
Fee: $50 per pair. MCHS members receive 15% discount. A pair is defined as one adult and one child (age 10 to 17).
Advanced registration is required. To register, please contact the Manitowoc County Historical Society at (920) 684-4445.
The dates and information listed here are subject to change. Please call to verify dates and details.