I teach classes in my workshop on armoring and metalworking.  due to the current situation with covid 19  all classes are on hold and any new classes must wait until we get through the pandemic.

If you are interested in knowing about classes and workshops,  please email me and I will put you on the list to be notified about future offerings.  I am available for Individual instruction as well. 

Below are two classes I've done in the past.  I have also run a Viking helmet workshop.


Rondelle Candlestand Weekend Workshop

Work with Jeff and make your own beautiful hand wrought Iron candle stand, using the techniques of forging, dishing, planishing, welding.   This is an excellent introduction  to the process of metalworking, incorporating the skills of blacksmithing, Armoring and fabrication.


Where:  Jeff's workshop  Queens NY.  Accessible by car or subway (Jefferson L stop).

When:  To be decided when social distancing lets up.

Cost: $350


Click the blue button below to inquire or enroll for this class. 


Metalworking  101  


Cut, weld, forge, hammer and grind...  Learn from a master metalsmith in a fully equipped shop!   Jeff has been teaching and making armor and metalwork for over 25 years.  Let him show you the secrets of forming, shaping and finishing steel into beautiful art objects.

Over 6 weeks,  students will learn a variety of techniques and then use those methods to make there own unique piece of armor,  sculpture or metalwork, to take home.  

This course is for beginners and advanced students.  All materials and tools will be supplied.   


When: Tuesday evenings  6:30 - 9:30 pm,  6 sessions starting March 3 and ending April 7th.


Where: Ridgewood, Queens NY.  accessible by car and L subway (Jefferson Stop).
Cost:  $595

To  Enroll:   contact Jeff at  or click on the blue button below.


He will confirm registration, and then payment can be made via Paypal.  


Once payment is received an e-mail with directions to the shop and other details will be sent.



Medieval Armor, Art and Education