Forge Your Way Into 2016

smithing class

If your New Year’s resolutions include being more awesome at doing awesome stuff, look no further than Christina Sporrong’s upcoming Intro to Welding and Forging class.

Hosted at Sporrong’s shop, Spitfire Forge, you’ll learn about MIG and ARC welding processes, Oxy-Ace cutting, basic metallurgy, and metal fabrication tools. She’ll also introduce you to the art of Blacksmithing, which will automatically increase your cool points by at least 10 for 2016.

Class is held on four Tuesday and Thursday evenings beginning January 19 from 5pm – 7:30/8 (followed by Jan 21, 26, and 28), plus Saturday January 30 from 10am – 4pm. Cost is $310 and includes welding gear, consumables, workbook, and all class materials.

This particular class is non gender-specific — ladies, if you’ve heard about and are holding out for her legendary Women’s Welding workshops, she’ll be holding one of those in February, dates TBA.

To learn more and sign up, email Christina: spitfire4rg (at)