We offer Blacksmithing Classes & Blacksmith Coal

When we re-open we will be once again offering...

We have been offering blacksmithing coal for sale here at the Barberville Pioneer Settlement for many years. Some have told us we have the best to be found.

WE offer Level 1, Level. 2 and Level 3 Blacksmithing classes. These classes will cover; fire safety and management, hammer control and how not to hurt yourself, how to use the anvil, the post vice and what makes it special, iron the star killer...and blacksmith toy, heat management and how not to ruin your work, how does metal move, tapers, finial, twists, punching holes, hooks, oxidation is the enemy, what is bituminous coal, types strengths and qualities of different steel, surface treatment to prevent rust, cotton and why it matters, fire vs blacksmith energy, which tongs are right for you, chisels and punches and the different metal options for them, what is annealing, normalizing, hardening and tempering, students generally leave with three items, when do we get to make a knife or sword, and just one more thing...

Classes are limited to 2 students—Ages 18+ $75.00 includes all materials

Register by calling 386-749-2959 or email blacksmith@pioneersettlement.org

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1776 Lightfoot Lane
Barberville, Florida 32105


Phone: 386-749-2959
Fax. 386-749-2087




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