open office hours
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Promote traditional, ornamental and practical craftsmanship of hot metal work.
Provide basic instruction and safety to the NovaLabs community for pursuing creative metal working.
Maintain a space and array of tools for both amateur and professional blacksmithing.
Lead Steward: Patrick Marstall
Assistant Steward: Gari Jimenez
- Elvira Woodburn
- Brendon Rebo
- Joshua Fikenschter
- Kenneth Johansen
- Sam Wiles
- Amanda Walker
- Andrew Flores
- Nikolai Teleguine
We are currently offering the following classes and events to provide forge time and promote interest in blacksmithing.
BL: Blacksmithing Practice Sessions Open Office Hours
BL: Blacksmithing 101 Safety Signoff and Introduction
BL: 16-Ton Hydraulic Press Signoff
BL: 2x72 Belt Grinder Signoff
BL: Power Hammer Signoff
BL_P: Forge Your Own Hammer
- *Blacksmithing 101 is required to join us at the "supervised practice sessions" and work on anything you can dream up, with help from experienced smiths.*
Can't wait? Please join us on the #blacksmithing channel in Slack to join in on fun and informative discussion!