BEGINNERS SHORT COURSE – Module 1

Following courses are on offer:

  • Saturdays from 8:00am-11:30am: 
    • ENROL in Sep Course (Sep 8th / Sep 15th / Sep  22nd / Sep  29th) – FULL
    • ENROL in Oct Course (Oct 20th / Oct 27th / Nov 10th / Nov 17th) – FULL
  • Saturdays from 1:00pm-4:30pm: 
    • ENROL in Sep Course (Sep 8th / Sep 15th / Sep  22nd / Sep  29th) – FULL
    • ENROL in Oct Course (Oct 20th / Oct 27th / Nov 10th / Nov 17th) – not running on Cup Weekend

For people who would like to experience the artistic side of  blacksmithing. No previous experience or special skills are required. The course runs over a four-week period on Saturday mornings or afternoons. Module 1 students are given an overview of the practice including the primary tools used, safety precautions and creative possibilities. They are taught how to light and manage a coke fired forge and will be introduced to some of the fundamental techniques (drawing out, bending, twisting). Learning exercises are designed to enable everyone to take home one completed project after each session! The course is limited to nine persons.

Price $490 / $392 (student under 24)