Candle Chandelier Class

Candle Chandelier 1-day CLASS IS CANCELED

jpg graphic-candle chandelier exampleSaturday, April 13, 2024, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Location: MN School of Horseshoeing (see map below)
Instructor: Don Hogenson

Cost: $65 per student

Class size: Maximum 8, minimum 4

Class Description:  In this class you will be forging, twisting, and riveting together a candle chandelier.  You’ll be working with round, flat, and short sections of pipe.  Students should have completed the basics classes.

Side note: Don learned how to make this in a class given by Dave Marriette – far enough in the past that we couldn’t come up with what year it was.

Class Champion: Jesse Gavin 1-715-808-5891

Tools & Equipment participants should bring to class: Favorite hammer for forging and peening rivets, tongs to hold 1/4” and 3/8” round, thin flat stock and pipe, plus other tools as you see fit – i.e. wire brush, touch mark, etc;

Safety Equipment: The usual for forging with coal: safety glasses, hearing protection, clothing of natural fiber with no cuffs or fraying, and leather boots or shoes.

Lunch arrangements: Local restaurants or bring your own.


To register:  For non-members, Click [HERE] to register.

For Guild members, Click [HERE] to register in Neon under 'Events'.

****Acceptance will be in the order submitted, based on the transaction date, and each person will be notified individually.


Alternatively, you can send a check written to 'The Guild of Metalsmiths' for $65 to
Jesse Gavin
N8214 330th Street
Spring Valley WI 54767

Questions? Email Jesse Gavin at


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