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Learn more about Blacksmithing at the base of the Bighorn mountains in Beautiful Buffalo, Wyoming!

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Arrowhead Forge School of Blacksmithing is a working artist blacksmith shop owned by David Osmundsen.

David has been forging wrought ironwork and tools since the 1970s, and in 2004, started the school at the request of many people wanting classes to learn the skills of hand forging hot iron. Students have been coming to the blacksmithing school from all over America, Canada and even overseas to spend from one to four weeks learning blacksmithing at Arrowhead Forge.

Courses offered at the blacksmith school cover beginning blacksmithing, toolsmithing and traditional joinery, scroll and leaf work. Special classes are available upon request as well as off site demonstrations.

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As a beginning student at Arrowhead Forge School of Blacksmithing, you will learn by doing, the use of the coal forge, anvil, and hand tools.

Tool Smithing

You will have the oppurtinity to forge a cross pein hammer, tongs, hardy tools, spring swage and several other hand tools important in any blacksmithing kit.

Classic Scrolls and Joinery

The Journeyman Class focuses on classic joinery and scroll work. During this 10 day class you will learn how to design and build a small ornamental grille.

Next Class:

  • Thu, January 1, 1970
  • Buffalo, WY

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