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Les Forges de Montreal

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227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
https://www.lesforgesdemontreal.org

Canada’s premier institution dedicated to the preservation of the world’s greatest metal working traditions offers educational and event opportunities to the public as a not for profit organization.

227 Riverside Montreal Qc - 2008

November 2018

Ivan ‘Iron’ Savchev

Blacksmithing Introductory Class – November 17-18

17 November à 9:00 am - 18 November à 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 4 tickets left
ferronnerie

Several times a month we offer the introduction to traditional blacksmithing workshops by professionals in the trade. Whether you are curious about working with metal or want to perfect a particular technique, our trainers will guide your hammer on the anvil OBJECTIVES To become familiar with a blacksmith’s shop and learn the work and safety rules; Learn to maintain a fire, to handle the tools, and to acquire the proper reflex movements; Experience the traditional forging techniques for iron and…

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Integral knife Workshop – November 24th, 2018

24 November à 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$350 8 tickets left

Discover, in one day, the fascinating universe of the forge while making your own integral knife. This knife is a classic of the forge: distinguishable by its minimalist design, its blade and wrapped handle are forged from only one piece of metal. OBJECTIVES Explore the basic techniques of blacksmithing and traditional bladesmithing; Discover the world of blacksmithing; Practise an artisanal activity with a team. Cost: $350 + tax per person Duration: 1 day, 9am to 5pm Group training, 10 people…

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December 2018


Forging Tongs Workshop – December 1st-2nd, 2018

1 December à 9:00 am - 2 December à 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 4 tickets left

The Forging Tongs Workshop is at an intermediary level. These tools are the essential instruments of the work of the blacksmith and are specific for each project. Forging tongs is a fundamental step in learning traditional blacksmithing practices. OBJECTIVES Become familiar with calculating the necessary mass to forge iron and steel pieces; Carry out a mechanical assembly using riveting; Develop dexterity in the handling of blacksmithing tools; Master the basic techniques of traditional forging (fullering, upsetting, stretching, slitting, drifting and…

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Introduction to Traditional Blacksmithing Workshop – December 8-9, 2018 – Complete

8 December à 9:00 am - 9 December à 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 4 tickets left

Several times a month we offer the introduction to traditional blacksmithing workshops by professionals in the trade. Whether you are curious about working with metal or want to perfect a particular technique, our trainers will guide your hammer on the anvil OBJECTIVES To become familiar with a blacksmith’s shop and learn the work and safety rules; Learn to maintain a fire, to handle the tools, and to acquire the proper reflex movements; Experience the traditional forging techniques for iron and…

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Ivan ‘Iron’ Savchev

Introduction to Traditional Blacksmithing Workshop – December 15-16, 2018 – Complete

15 December à 9:00 am - 16 December à 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

Several times a month we offer the introduction to traditional blacksmithing workshops by professionals in the trade. Whether you are curious about working with metal or want to perfect a particular technique, our trainers will guide your hammer on the anvil. OBJECTIVES To become familiar with a blacksmith’s shop and learn the work and safety rules; Learn to maintain a fire, to handle the tools, and to acquire the proper reflex movements; Experience the traditional forging techniques for iron and…

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Pierre Bédard

Integral Knife Workshop – December 22nd, 2018

22 December à 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$350 10 tickets left
ferronnerie

Discover, in one day, the fascinating universe of the forge while making your own integral knife. This knife is a classic of the forge: distinguishable by its minimalist design, its blade and wrapped handle are forged from only one piece of metal. OBJECTIVES Explore the basic techniques of blacksmithing and traditional bladesmithing; Discover the world of blacksmithing; Practise an artisanal activity with a team. Price : 350$ + tax per person Duration : 1 day, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Group training, 10…

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January 2019


Introduction to Traditional Blacksmithing Workshop – January 5-6, 2019 – Complete

5 January 2019 à 9:00 am - 6 January 2019 à 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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Several times a month we offer the introduction to traditional blacksmithing workshops by professionals in the trade. Whether you are curious about working with metal or want to perfect a particular technique, our trainers will guide your hammer on the anvil OBJECTIVES To become familiar with a blacksmith’s shop and learn the work and safety rules; Learn to maintain a fire, to handle the tools, and to acquire the proper reflex movements; Experience the traditional forging techniques for iron and…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – January 12-13, 2019

12 January 2019 à 9:00 am - 13 January 2019 à 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 4 tickets left

Several times a month we offer the introduction to traditional blacksmithing workshops by professionals in the trade. Whether you are curious about working with metal or want to perfect a particular technique, our trainers will guide your hammer on the anvil OBJECTIVES To become familiar with a blacksmith’s shop and learn the work and safety rules; Learn to maintain a fire, to handle the tools, and to acquire the proper reflex movements; Experience the traditional forging techniques for iron and…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – January 19-20, 2019

19 January 2019 à 9:00 am - 20 January 2019 à 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 3 tickets left

Several times a month we offer the introduction to traditional blacksmithing workshops by professionals in the trade. Whether you are curious about working with metal or want to perfect a particular technique, our trainers will guide your hammer on the anvil OBJECTIVES To become familiar with a blacksmith’s shop and learn the work and safety rules; Learn to maintain a fire, to handle the tools, and to acquire the proper reflex movements; Experience the traditional forging techniques for iron and…

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Integral knife Workshop – January 26th, 2019

26 January 2019 à 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$350 4 tickets left

Discover, in one day, the fascinating universe of the forge while making your own integral knife. This knife is a classic of the forge: distinguishable by its minimalist design, its blade and wrapped handle are forged from only one piece of metal. OBJECTIVES Explore the basic techniques of blacksmithing and traditional bladesmithing; Discover the world of blacksmithing; Practise an artisanal activity with a team. Price : 350$ + tax per person Duration : 1 day, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Group training, 10…

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January 2021

Mathieu Collette

Test event – January 1st 2021

1 January 2021 à 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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Free

Schedule: From 9h to 17h
Price: Free!
Prerequisite: None
Langue: French & English
Instructors: Pierre Bédard and Ivan Savchev, blacksmiths

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