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February 2019

Beginning Blacksmithing Class 2019-D2

February 9 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wasmund Shop-Cleveland MN, 28275 464 Street
Cleveland, MN 56017 United States
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$180

The beginners’ basic classes are designed to give everyone the same understanding of the basics, techniques and terminology. The basic classes or proficiency is required before taking any of the many other classes the Guild offers. This enables those classes to concentrate on advanced techniques without having to spend time on basic concepts. This 3 day class covers the basics of: Safety, Tools, Fire Control, Forging Dynamics, Tapers (ribbon, fishtail, point), Twisting, Riveting, Shouldering, Upset, Cutting, Splitting, Punching, Heat Treat,…

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Guild Membership Meeting February 2019

February 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Linders Specialty Co., 432 W. Atwater St
St. Paul, MN 55117 United States
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February 2019 TGoM membership meeting plan in the works! On Wednesday, February 13 we will be meeting at Linders Specialty Company, 432 Atwater St., St. Paul MN (map below). They will demonstrate a couple of their large machines after our 6:30 pm potluck dinner and 7:00 pm business meeting. Watch for more details in the February Forum. Our champion for this meeting is Derrick Phillips. Email him at derrick_phillips@q.com with questions.

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Beginning Blacksmithing Class 2019-D3

February 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wasmund Shop-Cleveland MN, 28275 464 Street
Cleveland, MN 56017 United States
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$180

The beginners’ basic classes are designed to give everyone the same understanding of the basics, techniques and terminology. The basic classes or proficiency is required before taking any of the many other classes the Guild offers. This enables those classes to concentrate on advanced techniques without having to spend time on basic concepts. This 3 day class covers the basics of: Safety, Tools, Fire Control, Forging Dynamics, Tapers (ribbon, fishtail, point), Twisting, Riveting, Shouldering, Upset, Cutting, Splitting, Punching, Heat Treat,…

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Scandi-style Bushcraft Knife Class 2019

February 23 @ 9:00 am - February 24 @ 5:00 pm
MN School of Horseshoeing, 6250 Riverdale Dr, NW
Ramsey, MN 55303 United States
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$120

Instructor: Paul Widenhoefer Minimum of 4 students, max is 8 Are you afraid of being stuck in the wilderness with only a knife at your side? Or do you just want to carve some Dala horses with an authentic Scandinavian blade? Well we have the knife class for you! This class offering will be for making a scandi-style knife favored by woodworkers, campers, survivalists and woods men and women alike. We will be covering forging a blade, safety, grinding, knife…

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March 2019

Taste of Blacksmithing 2019

March 9 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
MN School of Horseshoeing, 6250 Riverdale Dr, NW
Ramsey, MN 55303 United States
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$50

Taste of Blacksmithing projects to make This is the day to try blacksmithing! We’re designing this for the complete novice. Hammer in hand, iron heated in the coal forge, anvil at the ready, you’ll be making one or more of these take-home projects: a drive-hook, an S-hook, a wrist cuff (Viking arm band, anyone?), or just keep hammering and see what amazing shape comes forth! Bring your creativity, safety glasses, and curiosity – we supply everything else. Instructors: Education Committee…

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Struck Tools Workshop 2019

March 23 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
MN School of Horseshoeing, 6250 Riverdale Dr, NW
Ramsey, MN 55303 United States
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$70

Instructor: Jim Scott Class size: 8 max, 5 minimum The day will include: Prepare a punch, a slitting chisel and a drift using approximately 5/8 inch round stock. We will fabricate normal length (6 to 8 inches) hand held tools (no handles). We will heat treat using oil. We will have trainers who offer all kinds of help including striking. Material used will be GM automotive coil spring stock, presumed to be 5160 alloy. Students should have completed the Beginning…

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