Do you have a “junk” hammer such as a Ball Pein, Tack, or other odd small hammer that has potential in the studio? Join us and learn how easy it is to fix and/ or modify that ugly duckling and turn it into a swan! Learn how to customize forming hammer to fit your needs, repair a damaged hammer face, or create a one of a kind texturing hammer. The potential is endless. Students will be led though the complete process from grinding and shaping, to final polish. Save money, and re-purpose to create your own custom hammer(s) that will give you a lifetime of happy hammering metal in the studio. This class is limited to eight students. Tools will be available for use & safety glasses are required.
Saturday, August 21 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Basic filing skills required. (Ages 18 & up)
Class Fee: $99 Materials Fee: consumable materials included.
Students are asked to bring their own small hammers to modify. Additional hammers may be purchased from Flux Metal Arts.
Instructor: Kim Baxter