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Chisel & Toolmaking

  • Arbutus Folk School 610 4th Ave E Olympia, WA, 98501 United States (map)

Instructor:  Kelly Rigg
Date: Sunday May 17th,  2015
Time: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Cost: $140
Registration closes:  May. 15th
Number of Students:  6
Skill level: must have taken beginning blacksmithing class

Materials provided by student: Durable, closed toe shoes, long pants

Class Description:   This class is designed for students who have already taken beginning blacksmithing and are interested in building up their tools for use in their home shop.  We will make chisels, punches, drifts, and if we have time a pair of tongs. We will go over heat treating of tool steels, plus other topics involved in setting up your own small shop at home.

Notes: All classes take place at the Arbutus Folk School 610 4th Ave. E., Olympia, WA 98501. Classes will be canceled if minimum number of students are not registered. Registering early helps us prepare and offer the highest quality experience for everyone and there is no risk: Full refunds are provided if classes are canceled.   The Arbutus Folk School proudly admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin. 

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