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Blacksmithing Experience Short Course

Date Attendance Time Course fee Location Action
28/01/17 One full day (Saturday) 10.30 – 16.00 £100 Knights Park campus Book now
04/03/17 One full day (Saturday) 10.30 – 16.00 £100 Knights Park campus Book now
09/06/17 One full day (Friday) 10.30 – 16.00 £100 Knights Park campus Book now

Course information

Why do this course?

An opportunity to learn the basic skills of forging. Tuition is provided at beginner level structured around the hot working of metal. The traditional skills of the blacksmith: hammer techniques, punching, splitting, twisting, bending and forge welding form the basic background of the session.

Course description

Starting with a demonstration of the basic skills and techniques. The course will be taught by Product Designer, Guillermo Rodriguez, who will be leading the course. Students are then given the opportunity to ‘have a go'. Everyone will develop at their own individual pace, producing their own piece of work to take home at the end of the day.

What to bring

Please wear sensible shoes, no sandals.

Course tutors

Guillermo Rodriguez

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Booking information

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As an educational institution fees for our open short courses do not attract VAT.

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