Intro to Blacksmithing: Hand-forged Bottle Openers with Leon Nash

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    Room
    North Central Michigan College Classroom Building
    Presented by
    Begins
    Ends
    Time
    July 23 and 24, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Grade Range
    Adult - Adult
    Member tuition
    $195.00
    Non-member tuition

    $245.00 (become a member)

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    Description

    Turn up the heat and join artist and metalsmith Leon Nash for this introductory course in blacksmithing. 

    Participants will learn the tools of the trade and some fundamental processes for working with a forge.

    Each student will make their own custom bottle opener.

    All supplies included.

    SUPPLY LIST and MEDIUM
    Supplies provided
    Yes
    Art Area
    Visual Arts
    Medium
    Metalsmithing
    Instructor(s)

    Leon Nash

    Instructor
    CTAC Petoskey
    Cancellation & Class Policies

    The following COVID-19 related policies are in place for classes that begin after April 1, 2022:

    Face Coverings (updated 4/1/22)
    As of April 1 and in accordance with the lifting of the mask recommendation by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, masks are not required for CTAC classes that begin after April 1*. However, should COVID-19 pandemic conditions change, CTAC will continue to follow local/state health department guidelines on masking, and will update class registrants via email and our website accordingly in the event of a change in requirements.

    *Some classes may still require masking, and that will be noted clearly in the class description.

    Illness
    Students who are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or who have recently tested positive should not come to class, and should follow the CDC guidelines on quarantining and masking.

    Symptoms of Covid-19 include: Fever or chills; cough; shortness of breath or difficulty breathing; fatigue; muscle or body aches; headache; loss of taste or smell; sore throat; congestion or runny nose; nausea or vomiting; diarrhea.

    Sanitation
    Students and instructors should sanitize their hands upon class arrival and departure. Hand sanitizer and surface disinfectant will be available onsite.

     

    Cancellation
    Crooked Tree Arts Center reserves the right to cancel any multi-day, sequential-day workshop that does not meet its minimum student enrollment 30 days prior to the first workshop session. If a workshop is cancelled by CTAC for lack of enrollment, CTAC will offer a full refund to the student in the manner in which tuition was paid. (Cash payments will be refunded by check.)

    Student Withdrawal
    Requests for cancellation by the student at least sixty (60) days prior to the first day of the workshop will be honored (minus a $20 processing fee).  Requests for cancellation by the student between thirty (30) and fifty-nine (59) days prior to the first day of the workshop will receive a 50% tuition refund . NO REFUNDS will be given for a student cancellation made less than thirty (30) days prior to the first day of the workshop.