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How to Swing a Hammer Like a Girl

By Doug Lockhart

Years ago, while recovering from a blacksmith related injury, Doug Lockhart made a life-changing discovery. He secretly observed important differences between men and women, while attending various forging seminars.

What were these women doing that I didn't do? How did women blacksmiths work differently than I and other men were used to? Women were more effective in surprising ways. Learn the secrets that Doug Lockhart has incorporated into his own style which has allowed him many years of working without injury. Plus, these techniques enable him to bring harmony between fire and steel in a more artistic, flowing manner.

Do you want to improve your blacksmithing technique?
Watch this video and you will be glad that you learned to swing your hammer like a girl.




106 minutes, DVD 2012
Order Number: SJ295..........$20.00


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