This basic introduction to the art of Blacksmithing will cover shop safety, tool identification, basic blacksmithing skills, and the completion of a few hand forged items. Class takes place at Bear Iron, 120 S 10th Street, a functioning blacksmith shop. This is a hands on class, and will require working with hot metal. Gloves and safety glasses required. Materials provided. This is a prerequisite for all other classes offered at Bear Iron. Two session offered this winter.