Project Lab: Blacksmithed Bottle Opener

Project Lab: Blacksmithed Bottle Opener

Use fire and hammers to make an awesome bottle opener!This introductory class is perfect for getting started and seeing what this old time craft is about. We will be concentrating on learning the basics of blacksmithing. You will learn to use some of the tools by making a bottle opener. We will be using the forge tongs hammer and punches for this project.

Adlai Stein

Great For

  • Beginners to those with some experience

  • Learning the basics of blacksmithing

Skills Toolbox

  • Using the forge

  • Hammer control

  • Using tongs to hold your work piece

Tool Clearances

(Idea Foundry Workshop Members who have taken this class are cleared for independent use of these tools in the shop. Learn more about membership here.)

  • No Idea Foundry tools are certified for independent use in this class

Pairs Well With

If you're interested in functional project experience, we suggest checking out the Project Lab: Turn Your Own Cigar Pen too!

Plan Your Visit

All materials and safety equipment supplied.  Students are required to wear closed-toe shoes and long pants to participate.  Natural fiber clothing, such as cotton or denim, and sturdy footwear (e.g. tennis shoes or boots) is recommended. Plan to arrive for class about 10-15 min early and check in at the front desk.  Our main entrance is on State Street, with parking lot entrance on State St. as well. IF parking and street parking available.


Idea Foundry Member -  $106.25

Non Member - $130

Upcoming Dates

  • JUNE 5 | 6:30-9:30PM (1 Spots Left)