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Efficiently Forged with John Rais May 21, 28  & June 4, 2021  1:00 - 3:00 p.m. ET 
Efficiently Forged
with John Rais
Virtual Three-Part Demonstration Workshop using the Zoom Platform
May 21, 28  & June 4, 2021    | 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. ET 
Learn efficient ways of forging with minimal tools, relying on how to move steel quickly. We will hammer with a power that is derived from good form rather than brute force.  Topics will include tapers, leaves, and various finial that can be applied to anything from jewelry  to furniture and architectural work. 


  • Participants must have the ZOOM video platform downloaded on a computer or phone. It’s easy! Download here.
  • Participants must have reliable internet access and a computer or phone with sound recording and web-cam capabilities to participate.
  • Once registered, students will receive a video meeting code along with simple ZOOM instructions.
  • Please see the suggested materials list here.
  • Features live demonstration and the ability to ask Daniel questions. Participants will have access via Zoom to viewing the recorded demonstration  for two weeks.
  • Workshop fees are non-refundable but are transferrable with a $25 transfer fee.