Upcoming Classes

Below is a list of upcoming classes that I’ll be teaching at Alchemy Metalworks in Oakland, CA. I also offer private workshops for groups of 4 or more, and individual instruction as well. For more information, or if you have any questions, please shoot me an email here. To see the full list of classes we offer, including blacksmithing classes by James Austin, see our classes page on the Alchemy Metalworks site.


Open Forge Nights

2nd and 4th Wednesdays Open Forge – Alchemy Metalworks, Oakland, CA

Join us every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month at 2440 Adeline St. in Oakland for the Alchemy Metalworks Open Forge nights from 7-9pm. $20 per person. Please contact in advance if possible to let us know you’re coming and to let you in!


Team Building Workshops at Alchemy Metalworks, Oakland

Join Nick Anderson, Bladesmith and James Austin (Blacksmith, Axe-Maker, Bladesmith) in a one-of-a-kind hands-on team experience. Each member will learn to make their very own knife or tool through the use of forges, hammers, anvils, and tongs, in an experience that will encourage collaboration, instill creative thinking, and stand out as a memorable experience unlike no other.

Up to 10 people per workshop