Blacksmithing Basics

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

18 Jan 2020 to 15 Nov 2020

Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools with Terry Drennan.

You will make a set of blacksmithing tools including a cold chisel, hot cutter, round punch, oval punch, centre punch and tongs. As well as your tools, you will take away the basic skills of blacksmithing including operating a forge and using the tools and anvil.

Terry Drennan began training as a blacksmith and farrier in Melbourne when he was 21 years old. He has won the Australian champion in blacksmithing and farriery on many occasions. At the same time, Terry never lost the skills and enthusiasm for the other traditional facets of his trade such as making decorative gates and furniture. He has been teaching blacksmithing courses at Cobb+Co Museum for over 15 years.

Age: 16 years and over.
Requirements: Please wear closed in boots (or steel capped), long trousers and long sleeves.

Facilities

Art & Culture Cafe Carpark Coach Parking Family Friendly Free Wifi International Museums Australia Museums Galleries Australia Parents Room Public Toilet Queensland Tourism Industry Council Shop

Rates

From AU$410.00

AUD410 (including GST) includes expert instruction, all materials, morning and afternoon tea and lunch.

Event Times

18 Jan 2020 to 15 Nov 2020

Monthly Event

Venue

Cobb+Co Museum

27 Lindsay Street, Toowoomba, 4350

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