All posts filed under: Blacksmithing Workshops

News about the seasonal blacksmithing workshops I teach in Gainesville, FL

Special Workshop Offers

From July 7th – 20th enjoy some special savings!   Sign up for a blacksmithing workshop with a friend for only $45 each! OR Attend an aluminum etching workshop this Saturday at Bead All About It and receive $5 off your $48 registration! email LeslieTharpDesigns@gmail.com […]

Make your own Etched Aluminum Jewelry!

Now introducing…… Etched Jewelry Workshops! Make your own aluminum pendant and earring set using this unique etching process! These fun jewelry making workshops will be held at Bead All About It located in the Thornbrook Village and taught by Leslie Tharp. Workshops last approximately 2 […]

Father’s Day Specials

Say Happy Father’s Day with hand-forged gifts! Check out my hand forged selection of accessories and home decor on Etsy. The shop is bursting with handsome and handy gifts for dad this year! My newest listing is Father’s Day inspired- this Father’s Day Gift combo […]

This Week’s Blacksmithing Classes

This is a fun week in the shop with lots of blacksmithing workshops being offered! Sign up individually for $55 or with a friend for $100. If you sign up as a group of 4 you can choose your own time and workshop topic. Exciting! […]

Creative Blacksmithing with Art Lab

Creative Blacksmithing with Art Lab

Last week I had roughly 35 people crowd into my shop as part of an Art Lab meeting. Everyone had shown up to hear all about blacksmithing, both from my perspective and from that of Mark Armbrecht, a talented farrier, metal artist, and musician here […]

Schedule your Workshop

Schedule your Workshop

I’m happy to report I have expanded my blacksmithing workshop schedule through April. I am now offering blacksmithing workshops on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm and 8-10pm And Sundays from 10am-12pm, 12:30-2:30pm, and 5:30-7:30pm With more available times to fit your busy schedule, […]

Blacksmithing Demo for Art Lab

Blacksmithing Demo for Art Lab

I held a blacksmithing demo for Art Lab at my studio this past Tuesday. We had about 15 people come check it out. I began by demonstrating some basic techniques like forging a square bar into a round bar, and a round bar into a […]