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Learn to Blacksmith

Learn to Blacksmith

Duration:5 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
Paused until 30 April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.

About your host

My journey in blacksmithing began at UNCC through the College of Architecture and quickly became more than just a hobby. After numerous bladesmithing courses it was evident that metal was my passion. Eighteen years later I am still enjoying every moment that I spend in the shop.
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What we’ll do

The class is four to five hours in length and will begin with a 45 minute instruction and demonstration covering five to seven basic metal working techniques while using a coal-fired forge and bellows. The remainder of the class is for hands-on experience and is great for anyone who is willing to try something new and exciting. You will leave with a unique finished product that you created. The…

What else you should know

Great for groups or families. Must be 18.

What I’ll provide

Equipment
All safety equipment and metal are provided.

What to bring

Bring food and beverages if you would like. Must wear closed toed shoes and natural fibers such as cotton, denim, and flannel.

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Where you'll be

The class is conducted on the historic grounds of Poplar Grove Plantation. You are free to enjoy the grounds during our breaks or join for a separate fee and tour the house and barnyard. There are several period correct buildings on the property. There is also a basket weaving gallery on the property.

This experience is available starting May 01, 2020

To protect the health and safety of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused until 30 April 2020 due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

What to bring

Bring food and beverages if you would like. Must wear closed toed shoes and natural fibers such as cotton, denim, and flannel.

More tips

Great for groups or families. Must be 18.

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Learn to Blacksmith
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From $184/person
5 reviews
From $184/person