Join our Blacksmith Shop! Apprentice with the our expert Blacksmiths by the anvil and forge.
A school-year program that teaches skills 1 weekend-a-month.
Need an after school option? Consider Blacksmithing After School
Train in the craft of blacksmithing. Shape and bend hot metal by fire, hammer, and anvil. Handcraft useful tools and art. Learn shop safety. Our Blacksmithing Mentors are authentic and experienced educators of this traditional skill.
How It Works
Apprentice Training Weekends 1 Saturday or Sunday a month, Fall - Spring
At our Monthly Training Weekends, Apprentices join a team of friends learning from expert Mentors. We offer two different apprenticeship options. You choose your focus:
OPTION 1 Blacksmithing Apprenticeship In this option, learn the basics of blacksmithing. Immerse yourself in the craft's folklore and methods. Apprentice with our expert mentors. Learn shop safety. Build your own toolkit. Schedule below.
OPTION 2 Bladesmith & Knifemaking Apprenticeship (Grade 5-12 only) In this option, become a Bladesmith. Forge arrowheads, knives, and axes! Bladesmithing focuses on safely producing edged tools. Schedule below.
Graduation Day May, 1 day
Parents and family join Apprentices and Teachers for a community celebration of what we learned.
Optional Community & Family Events Dates Vary
Apprentices and immediate family get free admission to Archery Range and Community Events.
Different Apprenticeship age groups have customized curriculum.
Grade 4-5 ∙ Grade 6-8 ∙ Grade 9-12