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Education

Fall Blacksmith Classes

Blacksmith I Class
9 am - 5 pm October 19 & 20

Blacksmith II Class
9 am - 5 pm October 26 & 27

The cost is $120 for Stuhr Museum members and $130 for nonmembers. For more information call (308) 385-5316.

Stuhr Museum is proud to be offering a series of classes focusing on the art of blacksmithing. These classes take place in late October and are great for individuals or groups who want to learn about this historic art form. 

The classes are:

Blacksmith 1 - October 19 & 20
“Blacksmith 1″ spans two days and will be held for both members and nonmembers of the museum and is designed for those with no metal working experience. During this class, participants will create items using a coal forge as well as become skilled at the tempering process and basic hammer techniques. This class is a unique opportunity to find out how metalworking was done over one hundred years ago and how blacksmithing is still relevant today.

Those who participate will walk away with their own tools they will have created during the class. You must be 14 years or older to participate. 

The cost is $120 for members and $130 for nonmembers. The instructor is Randy Dack. For more information, call (308) 385-5316.

 

Blacksmith 2 - October 26 & 27
"Blacksmith 2" is for those who have completed Blacksmith I and wants to move their metal working skills to the next level. Those in this class will create even more items using the coal forge and will learn more advanced techniques the will allow you to work with metal. 

You must be 14 years or older to participate. 

The cost is $120 for members and $130 for nonmembers. The instructor is Randy Dack. For more information, call (308) 385-5316.

 

To register for either class please call (308) 385-5316. 

 

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