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Make a Hatchet

A hatchet and knives plunged into a tree stump.Make a Hatchet

Instructor: Bill Weinert

Location: Walnut Building, 3327 Tuition: $383.00

Throughout this course, students will further hone their forging skills into creating their own hatchet. This project will include punching and drifting the eye of the hatchet, forging the cutting edge to shape, grinding the blade and making the handle. This course will place an emphasis on making the craft of blacksmithing an enjoyable and attainable hobby for anyone.


Students must bring their own Eye Protection, hearing protection, leather apron, heat resistant gloves, and respirator. Please wear natural fiber clothing. Instructor: Bill Weinert

Course Code                             Date                                            Time

CSP 4000 24896                      10/24/23-12/12/23               Tues. 5:00PM-9:00PM

How to Register: Please contact Creative Arts Coordinator by email or call 828-565-4152 by 10/17/23 to be registered for class.


How to Register by Email:

1. Download Creative Arts Registration Form (Form must be fully completed to be accepted)

2. Email completed form to  

3. If you are registering through email please await a Successful Confirmation Registration Email.
This service is only available to those that register by email. 

How to Register in Person:

Please visit Student Services Department on the top floor of the Hemlock Building at
185 Freedlander Drive, Clyde, NC 28721.