Following classes are on offer:
This short introductory class offers a hands on experience for people wanting to have a go at blacksmithing. No previous experience or special skills required. Students will learn how to light and manage a coke fired forge and undertake a simple forging exercise using hammer and anvil. The class will focus on some fundamental blacksmithing techniques involving drawing out, twisting and bending. The intro serves as an excellent taster before enrolling in a Module 1 course at Waterside.