ABOUT THIS EVENT
Arts & DIY
Make your own axe with the art and craft of forging steel.
In this class, you’ll make your own axe out of a repurposed hammer head. Students will forge, heat treat, sharpen, and handle their own complete, functional camp axe. Previous forging experience required (an introductory-level class or equivalent experience).
This class is taught by Chris Lucibella, a blacksmith and metal artist in Denver, CO. Chris has been working with metal for about four years, and during that time worked in metal shops in Tennessee, North Carolina, and Colorado as well as learning at the National Ornamental Metal Museum, the John C. Campbell Folk School, and Peters Valley School of Craft. Chris's main focus in metalwork is on sculpture, home goods, and architectural ironwork.
Check out Chris Lucibella’s work on his Instagram @chrislucibella and www.chrislucibella.com
*Closed-toed shoes, long pants, and natural fabrics are a must.
What to Bring
Closed-toed shoes, long pants, and natural fabrics are a must.
All ages welcome
An introductory class or equivalent experience.Cancellation Policy
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MORE ABOUT YOUR HOST
The Denver Tool Library offers classes in woodworking, home repair/remodeling, metalworking, arts and crafts, and more!
We also have a Community Workshop so you can work on your own projects outside of class, plus over 5000 take home tools you can borrow to get the job done at home.
Learn more: www.denvertoollibrary.org