Jon Hadden

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Jon Hadden has been forging since 2015. He took his first class at Peters valley that summer and has been hooked ever since. He went on to receive further instruction at the New England School of Metalwork before returning to Peters Valley to serve as the Blacksmithing Studio Assistant for the 2018 and 2019 seasons. He has taught classes in the Peters Valley Blacksmith shop since 2019.


Getting Hooked! Beginner Blacksmithing

In this weekend workshop participants will learn the foundational skills of forging. From starting a fire to your first J-hook to finishing a basic coat rack to take home and […]

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Turning Up the Heat: Advanced Blacksmithing Techniques

In this 3 day workshop, we will explore beyond the beginner level and dive deeper into the world of forging. Participants will flesh out their understanding of basic forging processes […]

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