VIKING LOCK MAKING

Dan Caldwell

$345.00
The padlock was important to the Vikings to help protect valuables and plunder. In this class learn how to make a 10th century style Viking lock. You will learn the historical techniques of forging and fine finishing steel to produce a lock. We will be working with files, chisels, saws as well as hammers, using the same process as the Vikings would have used. Note: class is limited to 4 students. We will meet in the blacksmith studio for the first 2 classes and the jewelry studio for the last 2 classes.
Prerequisites: At least 2 Blacksmithing classes or instructors consent. This class requires good hand, arm and shoulder strength. You will be standing for long periods so good leg mobility is required. Bring to class: Safety Glasses, All leather gloves, leather shoes or work boots, cotton, shirt and jeans, (no synthetics). Optional leather apron.

Location: Blacksmithing Studio
Days: Wednesday - Saturday: Feb 12 - 15; 10am - 5pm ;
Class ID: 220141340
Class Price: $320
Member Price: $295(check the e-newsletter for discount code)
Materials Fee: $25
Regular price $345.00
The padlock was important to the Vikings to help protect valuables and plunder. In this class learn how to make a 10th century style Viking lock. You will learn the historical techniques of forging and fine finishing steel to produce a lock. We will be working with files, chisels, saws as well as hammers, using the same process as the Vikings would have used. Note: class is limited to 4 students. We will meet in the blacksmith studio for the first 2 classes and the jewelry studio for the last 2 classes.
Prerequisites: At least 2 Blacksmithing classes or instructors consent. This class requires good hand, arm and shoulder strength. You will be standing for long periods so good leg mobility is required. Bring to class: Safety Glasses, All leather gloves, leather shoes or work boots, cotton, shirt and jeans, (no synthetics). Optional leather apron.

Location: Blacksmithing Studio
Days: Wednesday - Saturday: Feb 12 - 15; 10am - 5pm ;
Class ID: 220141340
Class Price: $320
Member Price: $295(check the e-newsletter for discount code)
Materials Fee: $25