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      Introduction to Heritage Blacksmithing at The Farmers' Museum in Cooperstown


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      March 23, 2019

      Saturday  10:00 AM

      5775 New York 80
      Cooperstown, New York 13326

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      Introduction to Heritage Blacksmithing at The Farmers' Museum

      This is an introductory class geared toward people who are interested in beginning to learn about the art of blacksmithing.  Participants will learn how to build a fire in the forge, heat metal, twist, cut and bend while using the traditional tools and methods of a blacksmith.  Participants will craft and take home a unique item such as an S-hook or letter opener.  This class is for participants 14 and older. Location: Field Blacksmith Shop Class Fee:  Members, $90 including lunch and all materials.  Non-members, $100 including lunch and all materials.  Please wear natural-fiber only clothes that you don't mind getting dirty (wool, cotton, leather, but NO SYNTHETICS) with full-length sleeves and legs.  No open-toed shoes. Your workshop includes a delicious boxed lunch and you will receive an email with lunch choices and contact information. Requires advance registration, limited to 6 participants.

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