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Arts & Design

Creative Blacksmithing

Creative Blacksmithing

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Food and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I have been sculpting directly in metal since I was 16. I established Suri Iron, a design and fabrication business focused on executing commissions and speculative works large and small, public and private about 15 years ago. Currently I decide my time between custom projects, professional fabrication instruction, community and family
Mike
Mike
Mike
Mike

What we’ll do

Spend the afternoon sculpting glowing hot metal with metalsmith and sculptor Mike Suri. Mike will guide you through the process of heating steel bar to bright orange. Using tongs we will take these glowing bars from the forge and shape them using the power hammer and anvil. This is a lively, loud and physical experience and not for the faint of heart. You will leave with a beautiful and useful…

What else you should know

No previous experience required. Wear closed-toe leather shoes and cotton pants and shirt. Long sleeves recommended. Safety glasses and gloves will be provided

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Water
Equipment
Tools and materials Safety equipment

What to bring

Closed-toe shoes
Cotton clothes

Where you'll be

This experience is held in the charming Overlook neighborhood of North Portland. Tucked inside this bustling community is the Suriiron fabrication and sculpture studio. An intimate space where creativity and fresh ideas thrive

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 2 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

No previous experience required. Wear closed-toe leather shoes and cotton pants and shirt. Long sleeves recommended. Safety glasses and gloves will be provided
Mike
Arts & Design
Creative Blacksmithing
New experience
$75 per person
New experience
$75 per person