© 2013 Wil Gleeson

New 1/2-Day Intro Classes

Starting in March 2020, Waterside will be offering new 1/2-day workshops for people with little to no experience working with steel and fire. We will provide an overview of the

Robbie Alderson

Youth Classes and Taster Sessions in November

This year Waterside will be part taking in ‘Due West Arts Festival’ , our neck of the woods little festival that celebrates local stories and community spirit. Waterside will be

© 2013 Wil Gleeson

Cup Day Special – Hand forge a bottle opener in 1/2 hour

Why not celebrate Cup Day with learning a new skill!? Waterside tutor Bruce Rasmussen will be guiding students through the steps of forging a bottle opener from mild steel. He’ll

The Blacksmiths Tools – 2 DAY intensive – November

Suitable for all former Module 2 students, the 2 day ‘The Blacksmiths Tools’ intensive is an excellent next step in further developing ones forging skills with a focus on tool

New workshop for women

Due to popular demand at the previous Blacksmiths Festival, Waterside is now offering a 1-day introductory workshop for women only. Participants will discover that blacksmithing is not all about brute