Maker Talk: Blacksmithing

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Maker Talk: Blacksmithing

Monday, Jan. 11, 2021, 6 p.m.

This event will be held virtually. You will receive joining instructions two (2) hours before the event is scheduled to begin. Space is limited, please register at to reserve a spot.

Join us virtually to learn about the craft of creating chainmail. Artisan Bennett Marschner will demonstrate the process of forging a bottle opener, discuss the tools required and share his personal experience working at a forge.

This event is a production of the Labs at DC Public Library, click here for more information and to sign up to receive email updates.

This workshop will include American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation and live captioning. After signing up, you will receive instructions to join the private video chat two (2) hours before the event.

Image credit: Kennedy, Niall. (2010). Blacksmith's shop at Fort Ross [Photograph].