Call 503.538.8123 to register for classes at Anvil Academy 105 N Main, Newberg, Oregon
“friendly people, master craftsmen who love what they do and have a passion for teaching others their knowledge and skills”
Learn the Basics of Woodturning
Thursdays – July 6, 13, 20 or 27 6 – 9 pm August 3, 10, 17 or 24
Tuition: $75/includes basic materials and great instruction!
With a maximum of six students per class, each student will receive the utmost in personal attention and are tailored to the requirements of the student – whether just beginning or advancing skills. This 3 hour class will emphasize tool technique, and sharpening.
The best way to learn is to “do it”, not talk about it and this is possible due to the small number of students (Limited to 6).
The classes are hands-on and are tailored to the need of the individual with each student working on their own lathe. Projects are whatever you want to do – with wood being the limiting factor.
Intro to Woodworking at Anvil Academy
Familiarize yourself with the shop and the tools before starting a projects class. Learn to use basic woodworking tools and improve your skills in this 3 hour hands-on beginning class taught by Dave Landry. Dave has taught furniture building and woodworking around the United States. This is a prerequisite to doing a projects class. $75/class
Choose the time that works for you, classes are offered on Thursday and Saturday morning:
Thursday: 9 am – noon Saturday: 9 – noon July 6, 13, 20 or 27 July 8, 15, 22 or 29 August 3, 10, 17 or 25 August 5, 12, 19 or 26
Basic Blacksmithing Class
Learn the basics of blacksmithing from a skilled blacksmith, or build on skills you have learned in the past. Hands-on projects improve your hammer skills and add to your techniques, and coaching speeds your progress.
With an anvil for each student, there is plenty of hands-on learning and superb coaching in this popular class. A great way to enjoy and refine your smithing skills.
July 8, 22 or 29, August 5, 12 or 19 July 6, 13, 20 & 27, August 3, 10, 17 or 24
This class is taught by Matt Rode and will take beginners to new heights as he explores the possibilities of what blacksmithing has to offer. You will gain a working understanding of blacksmith tools and techniques including tapering, flattening, dishing and bending. Matt has worked full time as a blacksmith for many years and you will be inspired as you see what he has created for Mountain Stream Forge. $75/class
August 19 10 – 1 pm
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Register: Call 503.538.8123 or stop by Anvil Academy at 105 N Main in Newberg.
Payment: We accept Visa, MC, checks, or cash.
Deposits: A 30% deposit of class tuition is required to reserve a spot. Anyone who registers for 3 or more classes receives a 5% discount off class tuition.
Cancellation and Refund Policy: Anvil reserves the right to cancel classes due to low enrollment with full refunds to students. 30% deposit is retained for student cancellations received less than 3 days before a class.