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5(2 reviews)
You will be learn how to bend and shape steel using a gas forge, hammers and anvils.

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£53 pp

NaN minute class

Beginner

What happens in this class?

On This Course You Will Learn: The core techniques used by blacksmiths to shape steel. You will be learn how to bend and shape steel using a gas forge, hammers and anvils. We will guide you through the steps needed to make a simple object that incorporates many of the fundamental techniques used by blacksmiths.

What will I make on the course? By the end of the class you will have made a small useful item to take home with you such a fire poker or S hook.

Who is the course suitable for? The course is suitable for complete…

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Things to remember

What is included? All materials are included in the course fee. Personal protective equipment is also provided and must be worn at all times. We will provide refreshments.

What should I wear? It is essential that you wear old clothes made of natural fibres i.e. not made of a…

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Latest Reviews
5(2 reviews)
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Iain - April 1st
Really enjoyed the course. Lizzie was a great teacher and it was fantastic to be able to produce something useful at the end!
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Holly - December 17th
Fantastic course, very informative & love my hook! Will be back for the copper course!
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Age Requirement

17

Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

Your Teacher
Teacher

The Urban Crafts Foundation is a social enterprise based in Essex. From their forge at Lambourne End Centre for Outdoor Learning they deliver blacksmithing classes at an affordable cost to young people facing difficult life challenges that might stem from health or social issues. They want to help people within the community flourish by offering a creative program of education in a nurturing environment, that is characterised by physically engaging, meaningful work. When mainstream schooling isn’t working they want to step in and help students gain skills, qualifications and confidence that will help them transition into a life of…

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Iain - April 1st
Really enjoyed the course. Lizzie was a great teacher and it was fantastic to be able to produce something useful at the end!
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Holly - December 17th
Fantastic course, very informative & love my hook! Will be back for the copper course!